Motorcycle Chase From Barnsdall To Tulsa Ends With Arrest

Monday, September 30th 2013, 2:01 pm
By: News On 6

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol arrested a motorcycle rider following a high-speed chase from Barnsdall to Tulsa Monday morning.

Troopers said the chase started in Osage County on Highway 11 when they tried to stop the rider for speeding.

At Skiatook, the chase turned east on Highway 20 then south on Highway 75. In Tulsa, the chase turned west on the Gilcrease Expressway, then south on the Tisdale Expressway where troopers said the rider lost control and crashed on the Apache exit ramp.

The OHP says speeds during the chase exceeded 90 mph.

Troopers arrested the rider for running two road blocks, failure to yield and speeding.

A passenger on the motorcycle was taken to the hospital. The OHP says she is expected to be okay.