Tulsa Police: DUI Suspected In Two Early Morning Crashes

Wednesday, March 23rd 2011, 7:20 am
By: News On 6


TULSA, Oklahoma -- Police arrested a pair of Tulsa drivers after they crashed their vehicles early Wednesday morning. 

The first man was arrested for DUI after crashing his car on I-244.

Tulsa Police say the man was driving south on state Highway 11 and was getting onto 244 when his car hit the guardrail. The impact tore up the front portion of the car.

The driver was not seriously injured.

Tulsa Police arrested another driver for the same offense after he crashed into a utility pole in a QuikTrip parking lot on 31st near U.S. Highway 169.

Witnesses reported the man was driving erratically through the parking lot right before the crash.

No power lines were damaged and no one was hurt.

A passenger in the vehicle was also arrested for public intoxication.