Motorcycle accident claims Guthrie life

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Emergency personnel responded to a motorcycle accident on the I-35 southbound south Guthrie exit off ramp Tuesday evening. Tragically, claiming a life.

Motorcycle FatalityShortly after 9:30 p.m., the Guthrie Fire and Police Departments, responded to the off ramp for a single motorcycle accident.

Tony Tatum, 34, of Guthrie was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported the driver was going to fast when attempting to make a right hand turn striking the guardrail.

The report goes on to say a helmet was not in use.

The off ramp was closed for three hours.

Services will be held at 2 p.m., Monday, June 16 at Summit View Cemetery under the direction of Smith-Gallo Funeral Home.

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