Oklahoma man loses his life in jet ski crash on Lake Eufaula

Fatal Jet Ski Crash Lake Eufaula Ok
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PITTSBURG COUNTY, Okla. – A man loses his life in a jet ski crash on Lake Eufaula in Oklahoma.

The incident happened on June 29, 2022, around 9:28 pm. According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, Phillip A. Williams, 27, of McAlester, died at the scene.

Authorities say Williams was traveling on the jet ski heading south from Area 51 Marina. That’s when he hit the west shoreline at a high rate of speed.

That area is about three miles east of Canadian, Oklahoma in Pittsburg County.

The OHP states in a crash report the cause happened due to limited visibility and speed.

Williams did have a personal flotation device with him. Authorities are still investigating the crash.