Washita County Deputy Douglas Leon Hanna
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A Washita County sheriff's deputy was killed in a collision while responding to a call early Sunday morning.
Deputy Douglas Leon Hanna was en route to a call around 12:10 a.m. on State Highway 54A when the crash occurred, according to The Oklahoman.
The 44-year-old deputy's vehicle was struck by a pickup truck after its driver failed to stop at a stop sign, Oklahoma State Police told the newspaper.
Hanna's vehicle rolled and he was partially ejected, but troopers said he was wearing a seat belt.
He was pronounced dead at the scene and the driver of the pickup truck was transported to a local hospital with an ankle injury.
The crash is currently under investigation.
Funeral arrangements for Hanna are pending.
Officer.com will provide more information on this story as it becomes available.