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1 dead following morning highway wreck

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INDIAHOMA, OK (KSWO) -A man is dead after his pickup truck slammed into the back of a dump truck near Indiahoma Wednesday morning.

According to Oklahoma Highway Patrol, 35-year-old Russell Lycett of Snyder was traveling west on U.S. 62 around 7:48 a.m. Wednesday. The crash happened about a half mile west of Post Oak Road.

Troopers say Lycett was traveling behind a dump truck, which was also traveling west, when he struck the back of the dump truck. He was pinned in the vehicle before emergency crews could free him and later died at the hospital. 

Two people in the dump truck were also taken to the hospital, treated and released.

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