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Murray Co. Man Killed After Crashing Into Tree

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MURRAY COUNTY, OK -- An early-morning crash kills a Murray County man after his vehicle strikes a tree, leaving him pinned in the wreckage for hours. 

It happened around 5 a.m. on Saturday on Goddard Youth Camp Road near Lake of the Arbuckles.

Troopers say Jerett Smith, 23, of Sulphur, ran off the road near a curve and hit a tree. He was pinned for nearly 2 hours and died at the scene.

According to a preliminary Oklahoma Highway Patrol report, there was an odor of alcohol, but the cause is still under investigation.