Robert Burns, 46, of Stigler was killed in a wreck yesterday just north of Boynton, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.
Burns was driving a 2002 Chevrolet Silverado southbound on US 62 four miles north of Boynton when he went left of center, according to the patrol. He struck a 2012 Ford F-150 driven by Kevin Pollard, 58 of Bixby head-on.
Burns was pronounced dead at the scene by Muskogee County EMS. Pollard was pinned in his vehicle for 30 minutes before being removed by Haskell Fire Department and flown by helicopter to a Tulsa hospital, where he was admitted in critical condition with internal and leg injuries.
His passenger, Lisa Pollard, 62, of Bixby, was taken to a Tulsa hospital by Muskogee County EMS, where she was admitted in stable condition with internal and leg injuries.
All were wearing seat belts. The cause of the wreck is under investigation.