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LeFlore County Man killed in Jet Ski accident on Lake Eufaula Featured

Written by  Sunday, 07 July 2019 23:57
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According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, a Poteau man was killed in boating accident that occurred on July 7, 2019 at approximately 7:40pm on Lake Eufaula near Sunset Shores and Blue Creek in Pittsburg County.

According to the report, William Trotter, 64, of Poteau was driving a 2008 Kawasaki PWC northbound along the shoreline at Sunset Shores and struck a tree.

Trotter was ejected from the jet ski.

He was found floating face down and brought to the shore by witnesses.

The accident is still under investigation by the OHP.


David Deaton

Digital Editor at Oklahoma Welcome

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