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South Tulsa shooting victim waves down ambulance for help

Posted at 2:59 PM, Mar 07, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-07 17:31:02-05

TULSA — One person was taken to the hospital on Thursday afternoon after a South Tulsa shooting.

The shooting happened at about 2:20 p.m. at the Cedar Glade apartments near 71st and Mingo.

Police said the victim then drove down 71st Street and stopped in the right lane of the roadway to wave down a passing ambulance.

EMSA says the victim is a 19-year-old man.

Eastbound 71st Street lanes are partially blocked in the area while police investigate the incident.

2 Works for You will provide more information when it becomes available.

(Editor's note: A previous version of this story said the victim drove to a restaurant for help. Police clarified the man never left 71st Street.)

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