Couple Hurt When Pickup Hits Motorcycle Near Collinsville

Monday, June 20th 2016, 12:54 pm
By: News On 6

A wreck closed the northbound lanes of Highway 75 near Collinsville Monday morning.

The crash happened at about 11 a.m. near the intersection of Highway 75 and 186th Street North near the Tulsa/Washington County line.

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol said Walter White, 44, was heading north in a 2015 Dodge pickup when he changed lanes and struck a 2006 Honda motorcycle that was also northbound.

Kenneth Kirtley, 45, was driving the motorcycle and his passenger was 45-year-old Renee Wilson, according to the OHP. Troopers said an ambulance took Kirtley to a Tulsa hospital with head and trunk injuries. They said a medical helicopter took Wilson to a Tulsa hospital with arm and trunk injuries.

Wilson was wearing a helmet but Kirtley wasn't, according to the OHP.

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The OHP reopened the highway at about 12:10 p.m.