TULSA, Okla. (AP) - No injuries have been reported after a freight train derailed in Tulsa, sending about 20 railcars off the track. Authorities say the Burlington Northern Santa Fe train derailed this morning. Fire officials say none of the cars contained hazardous materials.
BRISTOW, Okla. (AP) - An Oklahoma man charged with being an accessory after the fact in the 1992 disappearance and deaths of two women and a girl is due in court. Grover Prewitt Jr. is scheduled for arraignment today. Prewitt told investigators he dug a hole for a septic tank and that after the women and girl disappeared, his mother asked him to fill it in and sprinkle the ground with pepper to cover up any odor.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - AAA Oklahoma is offering a free ride home and tow service for people who may consume too much alcohol to safely drive over the holiday season. The service is available from 6 p.m. today until 4 a.m. on January 2nd. The service is available in Shawnee, Bartlesville, Enid, Muskogee, Ardmore, Tahlequah, Lawton and the metro areas of Tulsa and Oklahoma City.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Oklahoma House Speaker T.W. Shannon will discuss the energy industry at the annual meeting of the Mid-Continent Oil and Gas Association of Oklahoma. Shannon is expected to speak today at a luncheon at the Devon Energy Center. The Mid-Continent Oil and Gas Association also announced yesterday it's changing its name to the Oklahoma Oil & Gas Association.
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