Idaho truck driver killed in Oklahoma highway accident

Rashadin Kychiev, 29, of Boise, Idaho, died after his semi left the highway and struck a tree, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported.
FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: August 25, 2012 at 7:48 pm •  Published: August 25, 2012
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A Boise, Idaho, truck driver was killed Saturday night after his truck crashed on the Will Rogers Turnpike, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported.

Rashadin Kychiev, 29, died at the scene after his tractor-trailer went off the highway about 7:30 p.m. and hit a tree about eight miles east of Miami, OK, troopers reported.

The impact caused the truck to catch fire and explode, troopers said.

No other vehicles were involved.

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