State House of Representatives Press Release
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Speaker Charles McCall, R-Atoka, House Majority Leader Jon Echols, R-OKC, and House Minority Leader Emily Virgin, D-Norman, today released the following joint statement after hearing of the tragic accident involving three Oklahoma State Highway Patrol Troopers. The Troopers were transporting the body of fallen Tulsa officer Sgt. Craig Johnson.
“There are moments when the policy differences of this body are cast aside and we come together for a larger purpose. Today, the House stands united in support of the OHP and Tulsa Police Department communities. As these Troopers fight for their lives, we lift them up in prayer and hope to see a quick recovery from this awful tragedy.”