Crash closes southbound lanes of Tulsa's Riverside Parkway at East 71st Street

TULSA - A wreck on Riverside Parkway shut down southbound traffic near East 71st Street Thursday afternoon.

The crash, which occurred near East 77th Street just after 2 p.m. Thursday, forced Tulsa police to block all southbound lanes as debris was cleared.

Police on scene said a silver Honda was heading south on Riverside when a black Nissan coupe turned west into Riverside Park Apartments, resulting in the collision. 

The Honda driver, a 30-year-old man, was taken to a nearby hospital in critical condition. Neither he nor the other driver, a 20-year-old woman, were wearing seat belts at the time, according to police.

Investigators are still reviewing the accident.

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