Highway Dedication Honors Fallen Soldier

A highway dedication honors a fallen Oklahoma soldier. The ceremony was held at First Bank of Owasso.

Sen. Rick Brinkley and Rep. David Derby helped dedicate a section of Highway 169 to honor the service and memory of Sgt. Anthony Del Mar Peterson. Sgt. Peterson was a member of the 279th Infantry Regiment and died in August of 2011, in Afghanistan.

Senate Bill 1320 designated Highway 169 from 76th Street North to 86th Street North the "Sergeant Anthony Del Mar Peterson Memorial Highway."