Police: Teenager Struck As Tulsa Driver Runs Red Light


Wednesday, September 28th 2011, 10:13 am
By: News On 6


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TULSA, Oklahoma -- Tulsa Police say a driver ran a red light and struck a 15-year-old boy in the crosswalk at 56th Place South and Lewis Wednesday morning.

EMSA took the teen to a hospital, saying he suffered a broken leg.

Tulsa Police say the teenager had just stepped off the curb into the crosswalk when he was struck.

Police say the teen is a student at Memorial High School.

The northbound driver failed to stop at a red light and was given a ticket, according to police.