Elderly pedestrian dies in Durant crash - KTEN.com - No One Gets You Closer

Elderly pedestrian dies in Durant crash

Posted: Updated:
A man was struck and killed outside the Choctaw Casino in Durant. (KTEN) A man was struck and killed outside the Choctaw Casino in Durant. (KTEN)

DURANT, Okla. -- An elderly pedestrian was struck and killed by a car Monday night outside the Choctaw Casino in Durant.

Police said 84-year-old Bobby Burrow was visiting the casino with his wife when he wandered outside and into the southbound lanes of U.S. 75, where he was hit by a passing vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Family members said Burrow suffered from dementia.

Police said the driver of the vehicle will not face charges.

  • Submit a News Tip

    Do you have a news tip for KTEN?

    Begin by entering your email address in the field below or call 903-548-4010

    * denotes required fields
    We're sorry, but only one entry is allowed per person.
    Thank you for your continued interest.

    Your news tip has been submitted. If you provided contact information, we might use it to reach out to you if additional information is required.