Tulsa Man Charged With Manslaughter Following Fatal 2017 Crash

Tuesday, September 18th 2018, 11:09 pm
By: News On 6

Prosecutors charge a Tulsa man with first-degree manslaughter after police say he was drunk when he caused a deadly crash last November.

Court documents show 31-year-old Nicholas Wells had a blood alcohol level of .1 and was speeding when he hit a van at 8th and Peoria on November 7th, 2017.

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Three people in the van were ejected and one of them died.

Nicholas Wells was booked into the Tulsa County jail Tuesday morning.  Jail records show he posted a $15,000 bond and was released pending a court appearance on September 25th.