Man dies after crash during Lawton police chase

A man died early Saturday after a crash during a Lawton police chase, the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation reported.
From Staff Reports Modified: October 13, 2012 at 9:40 pm •  Published: October 13, 2012
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A man is dead after a police pursuit Saturday ended in a vehicle accident, the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation reported.

Lawton police responded to a report of a domestic assault at Super 9 Motel, 1201 NW Cache Road. When they arrived, a man fled in a car.

One police officer followed, but lost the vehicle. A second officer spotted it and chased it to Kingsbury Avenue and NW 70, reports show.

OSBI was called about 3 a.m. to investigate a fatality crash involving a police officer.

The man, whose name was not released, was pronounced dead at the scene.


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