Crash Claims 19-Year-Old Man - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com |

Crash Claims 19-Year-Old Man

Updated:
TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- A Tulsa man is killed after his pickup trucks slides off an Osage County road and slams into a tree north of Tulsa. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says 19-year-old Terry Lee Smith of Tulsa was pronounced dead after Saturday's crash, which happened about 10:40 p.m.

The patrol says Smith was driving westbound on 55th Street North when his 2004 Ford Ranger ran off the road, slid sideways and slammed into a tree. The driver's side door hit the tree, pinning Smith inside the wreckage.

A 16-year-old passenger in the truck -- Homer Ray Ridgway the Fourth of Tulsa -- was taken to a Tulsa hospital in stable condition.

A third passenger wasn't injured.

The patrol report indicates alcohol may have been a factor in the crash.
Powered by Frankly
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 KOTV. Oklahoma Traveler™ is a registered trademark of Griffin Communications. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.