Fatal accident

An Ada man died Sunday morning in an accident on private property.

Oklahoma Highway Patrol Trooper Alan Fortner  said the accident occurred at 10:03 a.m. on private property owned by Ada Energy Services, 13710 County Road 1550.

Pronounced dead was 50-year-old Jimmy Neel of Ada.

Fortner said Neel, for an unknown reason, was standing near the front part of a trailer which was attached to a 2008 Kenworth tractor trailer being driven by 54-year-old Mark Allread of Ada.

Fortner said when the vehicle was driven forward, Neel was dragged 40 to 50 feet. Neel was taken by Mercy EMS to Mercy Hospital Ada where he died from his injuries.

Fortune said the cause of the accident in under investigation.