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Driver slams into light pole during police chase

Posted at 8:12 AM, Jul 23, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-23 09:12:03-04

A car trying to outrun Tulsa Police narrowly missed a man on a bicycle early Monday morning.

The chase started near Newton and North Harvard for a traffic violation.

After speeding through several neighborhoods, it finally ended when the driver crashed into a light pole near Admiral and North Utica, where the driver nearly missed hitting the pedestrian who jumped out of the way.

His bike was crushed.

The driver of the car was arrested. His name has not yet been released.

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