Truck Driver Found Dead In Cab After Tulsa Wreck Identified


Monday, August 30th 2010, 7:35 am
By: News On 6


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TULSA, OKLAHOMA -- Tulsa Police have identified the driver of a semi who was found dead in his cab following a crash on a Tulsa street early Monday.

The driver was identified as David Leonard, 57 of Tecumseh, Nebraska. 

Officers say it appears Leonard had a heart attack and died behind the wheel.

The crash happened at about 3:15 a.m. in the 100 block of South 122nd East Avenue.

Tulsa Police say the truck veered off the road, hit a business sign and then crossed the road, rolled through a parking lot and eventually stopped on an embankment.