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Kingfisher motorcyclist among four Oklahomans killed in weekend vehicle accidents

A Kingfisher motorcyclist and an unidentified pedestrian in Rogers County were among four killed in four separate vehicle accidents late Friday and early Saturday, according to Oklahoma Highway Patrol.
FROM STAFF REPORTS Published: September 22, 2012
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A Kingfisher motorcyclist and an unidentified pedestrian in Rogers County were among four killed in four separate vehicle accidents late Friday and early Saturday, according to Oklahoma Highway Patrol.

Betsy Randolph, patrol spokeswoman, said troopers are working to notify next of kin before identifying the pedestrian killed.

The man was crossing State Highway 20 just east of Sandstone Drive on Friday when he was hit by a car around 9:30 p.m., according to the patrol.

Neither the car’s driver, Angela Butler, 39, Claremore, or her 8-year old daughter and 3-year-old son were injured in the collision.

Clifford Scott Burhenn, 29, Kingfisher

Burnhenn died Friday after his motorcycle failed to negotiate a curve on U.S. Highway 81, according to the patrol.

Burhenn was northbound shortly before 9 p.m. about three and a half miles north of Kingfisher in Kingfisher County when it went off the road and into the center median.

He was taken to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead. He was not wearing a helmet, troopers said.

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