Driver rescued after crash in downtown Tulsa

Posted at 4:12 PM, May 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-23 21:47:39-04

TULSA - Oklahoma Highway Patrol and EMSA responded to a crash on the southwest corned of the IDL in downtown Tulsa Monday evening.

The Tulsa Fire Department says two vehicles and a semi were involved in the crash.

According to OHP, a truck driver swerved to avoid hitting two cars that were involved in a crash after a vehicle attempted to back up on the highway.

OHP rescued the driver from the semi shortly after 5 Monday evening.

The highway was shut down for over four hours.


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