Local man seriously injured in Oklahoma.

According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, a Texas man was injured in a motorcycle accident that occurred on September,1, 2019 at approximately 3:15pm on State Highway 1, approximately three miles east of United State Highway 259 in LeFlore County.

According to the report, a 2002 Harley Davidson Motorcycle driven by Brian Ruth 63, of Greenville, Texas was westbound on SH1, when he failed to negotiate curve and struck the guard rail.

Ruth was transported by Life Flight to UAMS in Little Rock, Arkansas and was admitted in stable condition with arm and leg injuries.

The accident was investigated by OHP and the LeFlore County Sheriff’s Office.