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MUG: Trooper Duane Grundy  Grundy joined the OHP in 1976.  Near 2:10 a.m. on April 11, Trooper Grundy was on routine patrol on the Will Rogers Turnpike in far northeastern Oklahoma, near the Craig-Ottawa County line. Grundy effected a traffic stop of a vehicle for a burned out headlamp. As he exited his unit and walked up to the vehicle to write down its tag number he was struck by a pickup truck driven by 82 year-old James A. Grundy (not related) of Joplin, Missouri. The force of the impact knocked him into the vehicle he had stopped. He was pronounced dead at the scene.