Four people died in wrecks on state roads, including a man killed on a southeast Oklahoma City highway, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.
Kenneth Rhoads, 52, of Lawton
Rhoads was pronounced dead at Jackson County Memorial Hospital in Altus after a motorcycle crash early Thursday, the patrol reported.
Rhoads' passenger, Jodi Trotter, 29, of Indiahoma, was taken to Comanche County Memorial Hospital in Lawton in critical condition.
The patrol reported Rhoads was riding a motorcycle west with Trotter about 12:10 a.m. on U.S. 62 in Kiowa County about a mile south of Snyder.
A pickup driven by Kallee Fralix, 18, of Snyder, failed to yield and crossed in front of the motorcycle. The motorcycle struck the pickup.
Helmets were not in use by Rhoads or Trotter, the patrol reported.
Fralix was not injured. She was wearing a seat belt.
About 4:45 p.m. Thursday, a man was struck and killed by a tractor-trailer while crossing the eastbound lanes of Interstate 240 near S Douglas Boulevard in Oklahoma City, trooper Betsy Randolph said.
The man died at the scene, she said.
About 2 a.m. Wednesday, a man was struck by a pickup while he was lying in the southbound lane of U.S. 377, about three miles south of Connerville in Johnston County, according to a patrol report.
The driver of the pickup and his passengers were not hurt.
Carol Coker, 54,
of Ratliff City
About 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Coker was walking north on the shoulder of northbound State Highway 76, about a mile south of Ratliff City in Carter County, when a vehicle veered from the highway, striking and killing him, according to a patrol report.
The driver of the car, Charles Jackson, 55, of Fox, was not hurt.