Pedestrian Killed in Nowata County Accident

Aug 16, 2013

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BARTLESVILLE, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma police say a 33-year-old man walking on U.S. 60 east of Bartlesville died when he was struck by a car.

The Highway Patrol says David Micheal Butler of Pawhuska was walking westbound in the eastbound lanes when he was hit Thursday night at 10:26.

Butler was pronounced dead at the scene.

According to the Highway Patrol, Butler was struck by a Chevrolet Cruze driven by 50-year-old Jerry Woods of Nowata. Woods was not injured.

A preliminary police report said the pedestrian's actions caused the accident.