Actions

Crash on I-44 in Tulsa leaves one dead

Posted: 10:42 AM, Mar 23, 2018
Updated: 2018-03-23 20:40:51Z

TULSA, Okla. - A crash on I-44 in Tulsa has left one dead.

Oklahoma Highway Patrol says that the accident happened just after 5:15 a.m. on Friday.

OHP says that a 2002 Mitsubishi Montero slammed into the back of tractor trailer that was parked. The driver of that SUV was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Officials told 2 Works For You that  a semi was having mechanical problems and pulled over. It's unknown why the SUV hit the back of the semi. 

The exit ramp east to Yale Ave. was closed for three hours and 37 minutes. 

The semi driver wasn't injured. 

 

 

 

Stay in touch with us anytime, anywhere.

Download our free app for Apple and Android  and Kindle devices.

Sign up for  newsletters emailed to your inbox. Select from these options: Breaking News, Severe Weather, School Closings, Daily Headlines and Daily Forecasts.

Follow us on Twitter

Like us on Facebook