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OHP: Henryetta man dies after deadly crash in McIntosh County

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OHP: Henryetta man dies after deadly crash in McIntosh County (KTUL){ }

Oklahoma Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash in McIntosh County.

Troopers say the crash was reported around 1:25 a.m. on Sunday on a county road just to the west of Stidham.

The victim has been identified as 26-year-old Christopher Gilbert of Henryetta.

According to OHP, Gilbert who was a passenger of a Polaris 900 UTV died after the vehicle was driving westbound on a county road at a high rate of speed, hit a washed out patch of the roadway and the driver lost control, overturning an unknown number of times. Gilbert was ejected from the vehicle; he was not wearing a seat belt.

The driver of the UTV is expected to be OK.

OHP says the cause of the crash is due to driving under the influence.

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