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Update: Man Found Dead in Johnston County Identified

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JOHNSTON COUNTY, OK -- State troopers in Oklahoma are still trying to figure out what happened to a man found dead in a highway in Johnston County early yesterday morning.

OHP said the body of 32-year-old Sampson Tyson of Tishomingo, was found after he was run over by a pick-up truck.

It happened about 2 a.m. on US Highway 377 in Connersville.  Investigators don't know yet whether Tyson was killed when he was hit by the truck or weather he was already dead.

Tyson's body has been sent to the state medical examiner's office for an autopsy.