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By Jimmie Tramel
Tulsa World 

Lane Frost's mother shares her appreciation for Luke Perry


March 17, 2019

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Obituaries reported the world lost an actor.

But those in the bull riding community, including the mother of a famous Oklahoma bull rider, tell stories that suggest the world lost a heck of a guy.

"He was a great person," Elsie Frost said to the Tulsa World.

Luke Perry, best known for the television series "Beverly Hills, 90210," died March 4 in Los Angeles. He was 52.

Perry forged a lasting bond with the bull riding world when he played Lane Frost in the 1994 movie "8 Seconds."

Frost, a 1982 graduate of Atoka High School, was fatally injured when he was rammed by a bu...

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