Tulsa Police Pursuit Of Stolen Truck Ends With Dangerous Crash

Saturday, June 9th 2018, 8:32 pm
By: News On 6

A driver in a stolen truck was speeding to escape Tulsa police this evening when the driver crashed into another vehicle.

The accident occurred near 14th and Yale when police say the driver of the red truck tried to avoid police by running a stop sign and crashed hitting a white car.

Police say officers got a call from someone saying they saw the stolen red truck parked at a nearby Quick Trip. When officers arrived, they spotted the stolen truck in a neighborhood close by. 

When an officer tried to stop the driver of the stolen truck, they say he took off, ran a stop sign, and crashed into the white Toyota Corolla. 

Police say there were two people inside the Corolla. The crash victims and the suspect were transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The name of the suspect has not been released.