Muskogee Man Pronounced Dead Following I-40 Wreck

A 27-year-old man from Muskogee is dead following a Friday night one-vehicle collision on Interstate 40.

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports that at approximately 10:56 p.m. Friday, the man's vehicle was eastbound on I-40 when it left the road for an unknown reason and struck the center median.

OHP reports the vehicle rolled several times and came to rest on its top. The driver was ejected approximately 34 feet from the vehicle's area of rest.

The deceased male was identified as Shaun Bartels. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

The victim was reportedly not wearing a seat belt.