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Police: Suspected DUI Driver Causes Tulsa Head-On Wreck

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Tulsa police and fire respond to a head-on collision early Saturday on Sheridan. Tulsa police and fire respond to a head-on collision early Saturday on Sheridan.
Police believe the driver of this Chevy pickup had been drinking before falling asleep behind the wheel. Police believe the driver of this Chevy pickup had been drinking before falling asleep behind the wheel.
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Tulsa police believe driving under the influence of alcohol caused a head-on collision early Saturday. The only injury was to the suspected DUI driver.

A man driving a white Chevrolet pickup told police he fell asleep behind the wheel at about 3:30 a.m. at 400 South Sheridan, according to Tulsa Police Corporal R.W. Solomon.

The pickup crossed into oncoming traffic, hitting a Ryder truck head on. The driver of the Ryder truck was not injured. The driver police believe had been drinking was taken to a local hospital where he was said to be injured but stable.

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