SAND SPRINGS, Okla. - Officials for the Oklahoma Department of Public Safety say the northbound lanes of State Highway 97 have been reopened after a fatality collision closed both northbound lanes at the Tulsa and Creek County line.
The roadway was closed from around 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Saturday.
Highway patrol troopers say two vehicles collided when an eastbound car pulled out in front of a Bronco traveling northbound on the highway.
A passenger in the Bronco was ejected and pronounced dead at the scene.
Both drivers were transported to the hospital with minor injuries.