Burlington man dies of injuries in rollover
December 13, 2019
A Burlington man died after being ejected from his vehicle in a Major County crash Wednesday. Emilio Rios Perez, 70, of Burlington, was pronounced dead at the scene due to head and trunk injuries by Greg Turner of the Office of the Medical Examiner. He was transported from the scene by Redinger Funeral Home of Seiling.
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports Perez was southbound on U.S. Highway 281 in a 1997 Ford pickup that departed the roadway on the right, overcorrected and re-entered the roadway. The vehicle crossed the centerline, overcorrected again, departed the roadway on the right, ove...