Tulsa Pedestrian Hit By Driver Dies In Hospital Over Night


Sunday, August 27th 2017, 4:27 pm
By: News On 6


A Tulsa man died Saturday night shortly after getting hit by a driver near 2800 East 51st  Street according to police. 

Upon seeing the injuries of the victim, who has yet to be identified, police called for an Advanced Traffic Investigator.

According to reports, he was taken by EMSA to St. Francis Hospital where he eventually died of his injuries.   

Officers conducted a sobriety test with the driver of the car and observed signs of intoxication, but she did not consent to a blood test, said police. 

The suspect was detained and taken to the OSU medical center where she had her blood drawn. 

She was released pending the results of the blood test. 

Her car was towed and a hold placed pending further investigation.

The investigation is ongoing.