MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

May 9, 2013

BREAKING NEWS: Part of highway in Tahlequah closed because of a "mysterious container"


— Oklahoma 62 in Tahlequah has been blocked off from Willis Road to the Oklahoma 62/82 junction because of a “mysterious container.”

Tahlequah Police Department Chief Nate King said the Oklahoma Highway Patrol bomb squad is investigating. All businesses and residences nearby have been evacuated, King said.