Police Identify Victim Of Deadly I-40 Crash Involving Off-Duty OCPD Officer


Monday, January 6th 2020, 9:07 am
By: News 9


The Oklahoma City Police Department has identified the victim of a deadly crash involving an off-duty Oklahoma City police officer last week on Interstate 40.

Authorities said just before 9:30 p.m. January 2, 59-year-old Terence Kilgore died after being struck by a police cruiser driven by Sergeant John Ricketts at I-40 and South Manning Road.

Kilgore left his vehicle and was crossing I-40 to get gas, according to authorities. Police said Ricketts struck Kilgore as he was crossing I-40 from south to north and entered the westbound lanes of story.

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Authorities said Kilgore was hit by at least one other vehicle.

He was pronounced dead at the scene. No other injuries were reported.