Man Killed In Car Crash In Choctaw

Monday, June 6th 2011, 2:49 pm
By: News 9

CHOCTAW, Oklahoma -- Investigators say alcohol may have been involved in a fiery, fatal car crash over the weekend in Choctaw.

The Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office say 21-year-old Aaron Schwartz was driving on N. Triple X Road Sunday night when he lost control of his 2002 Honda Civic. The car rolled into a ditch and caught fire.

Schwartz was trapped inside the car when it caught fire. He died at the scene.

Witnesses told investigators Schwartz had been drinking alcohol before the crash.

The Oklahoma Medical Examiner's Office is performing an autopsy on Schwartz's body.