The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

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September 27, 2013

Man pinned between truck, semi

BRAMAN, Okla. — A Blackwell man was injured Thursday night after he became pinned between a pickup and a semi.

Brett Fruits, 29, was taken by ambulance to the Blackwell hospital after the incident, which happened in a dirt field around 9:15 p.m. a half mile north of Canteen Road, about three miles north of Blackwell, according to Oklahoma Highway Patrol. Fruits was admitted in internal injuries.

According tothe OHP report, Brian Goddard, 27, of Braman, had gotten out of his 2012 Dodge pickup but failed to put the vehicle into park. The Dodge went forward, pinning Fruits between it and a 1997 Kenworth that was unoccupied at the time.

The report lists failure to secure vehicle as the cause of the incident.

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