Driver Killed When His SUV Hits Ravine And Rolls Over In East Tulsa

Thursday, September 16th 2010, 7:39 am
By: News On 6

TULSA, OKLAHOMA -- A man is dead and a passenger in his vehicle is in a Tulsa hospital after an accident early Thursday morning in east Tulsa.   

Tulsa Police say a Chevy Trailblazer going west on Apache came to an intersection at 145th East Avenue and didn't stop. 

The SUV hit a stop sign and went down a ravine then started rolling over. 

Police say a female passenger was thrown from the Trailblazer, but the male driver was pinned in the wreckage. 

She was taken to the hospital in serious condition.  The driver was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Tulsa Police are still  trying to figure out what time the accident happened and what led up to the accident.

Names of the victims have not yet been released.