The Oklahoma Highway Patrol identified five people killed on state roads Thursday during the winter storm and Friday in its aftermath.
Giovanni Mora, 23, Oklahoma City
Mora died Friday in Grady County when the sport utility vehicle in which he was riding slid off an icy road and rolled, troopers said.
Luis A. Navas, 23, of Lawton was driving the SUV south on the highway when it crashed about 12:25 p.m., the patrol reported. Navas and Mora were thrown from the SUV.
Mora died at the scene, troopers said. Navas was flown to an Oklahoma City hospital in critical condition. Another passenger was not hurt.
Mora and Navas were not wearing seat belts, but the uninjured passenger was, the patrol reported.
Elvie Ellis Jr., 61, Oklahoma City
Ellis died Thursday on Interstate 40 in El Reno during a hit-and run incident, troopers said.
He was trying to help a stranded motorist about 10:30 a.m. when a vehicle struck him, the patrol reported. He died at a local hospital.
The incident is under investigation, troopers said.
Christopher Johnson, 37, Seminole
Johnson died Thursday when he got out of his car after it stalled out on State Highway 3 in Seminole County, the patrol reported.
The car was stalled on the west side of the highway north of Seminole, and Johnson was standing near it when an oncoming car veered off the road and hit it about 5:20 p.m., troopers said. James Murray, 47, of Stratford crashed into the stalled car, which hit Johnson.
Murray was not hurt, the patrol reported. Johnson died at the scene.
George Glenn Miller, 52, Marlow
Miller died Thursday as he tried to cross State Highway 29 to assist a stranded motorist in Stephens County, troopers said.
He was trying to reach the motorist, who was stuck in a snow drift, when a car driven by Chester L. Foster, 59, of Foster, struck him about 2:25 p.m. east of Scott Road near Marlow, the patrol reported.
Miller died at the scene, troopers said. Foster and a passenger were not hurt.
Steven Donald Hankins, 50, Lawton
Hankins was involved in a noninjury crash Thursday on State Highway 7 near SE 90th Street east of Lawton about 12:15 p.m., the patrol reported.
Rita Mary Williams, 54, of Lawton was driving an eastbound pickup and hit Hankins after he got out of his car, troopers said. Hankins died at a Lawton hospital. Williams was not hurt.