Two men were hospitalized after a one-truck crash at about 5:34 p.m. last Thursday on a county road three and a half miles south of Sallisaw.
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol (OHP) reported the driver, Ricky Henning, 54, of Sallisaw, was transported to the Sallisaw hospital and admitted with head, arm and back injuries. He was listed in stable condition. A passenger in the 2008 Chevrolet pickup truck, Shadoe Fields, 30, of Sallisaw was Lifeflighted to St. John’s Hospital in Tulsa and admitted with head injuries. He was listed in stable condition.
The OHP reported Henning was driving west on the county road when the truck ran off the road to the right. The pickup then traveled down the ditch, hit a private driveway and went airborne for about 50 feet before rolling one time and ejecting the passenger about 20 feet.
Sally Maxwell, Senior News Director
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