Troopers search for driver in fatal Wagoner County hit-and-run

WAGONER COUNTY, Okla. — Quick facts:

  • A woman was killed after she was hit by a truck on State Highway 51 in Wagoner County.
  • Investigators said they believe a red truck was involved.
  • The investigation is ongoing.

A woman is dead after she was hit by a truck in Wagoner County Saturday morning.

Deputies said someone found a woman's body on State Highway 51 near 250 Road around 3:30 a.m.

Oklahoma Highway Patrol is leading  the investigation.

Lanes were closed on the highway, but they have since reopened.

Investigators said they are working to find out exactly what happened.

They said they believe a red truck hit the woman.

She was later identified as April Lee Edwards, 34, of Wagoner.

STORY: A suspected hit-and-run driver is still on the loose after killing a woman in Wagoner County. It happened on SH-51, near 250th RD. LIVE updates on the investigation on FOX23 News This Morning.

Posted by Hector Mejia 8 News Now on Saturday, August 20, 2016


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