One person killed in fatal crash near Port of Catoosa

The driver killed is from out of state

CATOOSA, Okla. — Emergency workers were called to a crash on Highway 266 shortly after 10 Friday morning.

Verdigris Police Chief Jack Shackleford says a driver crossed the center line and hit a semi head-on.

The semi had just left the Port of Catoosa and was hauling hot asphalt.

Highway 266 was closed for hours as crews cleaned up the scene.

No names have been released.

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