LeFlore County Man Injured in Fiery Crash

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A Talihina man was injured Sunday after his pickup truck crashed into a ditch and caught fire.

Rockwell Farris, 48, was taken to St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa in stable condition with head, arm, leg and internal injuries.

Farris was driving a 2011 Ford F150 west on State Highway 63 when he failed to negotiate a curve, left the roadway, jumped a county road and ended up in a ditch, according to an accident report from the Oklahoma Hghway Patrol. The vehicle caught fire.

The accident happened about a mile west of Muse just after noon Sunday.