Body Found in Wrecked Truck in Lawton

Published: Jul. 25, 2015 at 11:51 PM CDT|Updated: Jul. 27, 2015 at 7:28 AM CDT
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The Lawton Police Department is investigating a body that was found inside of a wrecked truck in a ravine.

Around 1:30 Saturday afternoon, L.P.D. received a call about a wrecked truck in a ravine where Rogers Lane meets Highway 62.  When police arrived on scene, they found a body inside.

According to LPD's accident reconstruction team, it appears the driver lost control of the truck while making a curve down Rogers Lane.

Officials said the truck appears to have been down in the ravine for a couple of months.

Officials are not releasing the name of the person who was found in the truck.  Lawton police are waiting on the medical examiner to identify the body.

Stay with Newschannel 6 for the latest developments on this story.