The Oklahoma Highway Patrol is reporting that James M. Cole, 53, of Milburn, died Wednesday, from the injuries he sustained in a motorcycle crash on Highway 377 near Buckaloo Bend Road, south of Madill.
According to trooper reports, the motorcycle Cole was driving hit a piece of metal debris in the roadway. Cole then lost control of the 2003 Harley Davidson before being ejected 35 feet.
Cole was transported to Alliance Hospital in Madill by Marshall County EMS before being transferred via Air Evac’ to Denton, Texas. According to reports, the flight was diverted to Texoma Medical Center where Cole was pronounced dead due to the injuries sustained from the accident.