The Norman Transcript

March 6, 2014

Newalla man ID'd in fatality wreck

Transcript Staff
The Norman Transcript

NORMAN — The driver involved in a single-vehicle fatality wreck March 1 on Indian Hills Road was identified Thursday.

 Micah James Nix, 40, of Newalla was the driver of the involved 2005 Chevrolet Aveo, police said. No other persons or vehicles were involved in the collision.

Police responded to the one-vehicle accident around 2:39 a.m. Saturday in the 8000 block of NE Indian Hills Road. The reporting party stated a vehicle had rolled and was on fire.

Norman Police officers responded to the scene and found the vehicle on the north shoulder, fully engulfed in flames. Norman Fire Department units extinguished the fire.

Preliminary investigation indicates the vehicle was east bound on Indian Hills Road, lost control for an unknown reason, exited the roadway onto the north shoulder, rolled, and caught on fire.

The collision remains under investigation by the Norman/OU Police Collision Investigation Reconstruction Team with assistance from the Norman Fire Department and the Oklahoma Medical Examiner’s Office.