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Woman dead after crash in midtown Tulsa

Deadly crash in midtown Tulsa
Posted at 4:53 PM, Aug 24, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-25 10:48:29-04

TULSA, Okla. — A woman is dead after crashing into a pole in midtown Tulsa on Tuesday afternoon.

Tulsa police told 2 News Oklahoma that the woman crashed her SUV into a power pole on 31st Street and Joplin around 4 p.m.

Police say 18-year-old Kaylesha Houston and another driver were close to each other moving about 70 mph in a 40 mph zone eastbound on 31st Street before Houston lost control and hit the pole.

A handful of PSO customers in the area lost power after the crash.

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