Richard Dorsey: Man struck, killed by car in east Tulsa; victim may have been intoxicated, says TPD

TULSA - A man died after being struck by a car in east Tulsa Wednesday night.

Police say Richard Dorsey, 52, was walking down a poorly-lit road when he was hit from behind near 193rd East Avenue and 31st Street.

Dorsey was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver told police by the time he saw Dorsey there wasn't enough time to stop.

Police say witnesses who were with Dorsey earlier in the evening said he may have been intoxicated.  

Police will turn over their findings to the Tulsa County District Attorney's Office. 

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