TULSA, OK -- Tulsa police have identified a man who died after crashing his motorcycle early Wednesday morning in west Tulsa.
Police identify the rider as 42-year-old David Eugene Carter.
The accident happened shortly after 5 a.m. in the 700 block of West Skelly Drive near Lawton Avenue in Tulsa.
Police say the motorcycle was eastbound on West Skelly Drive when it hit a curb. They say Carter was ejected from the bike and hit a light pole.
Police say he was pronounced dead at the scene.
No other vehicles were involved in the accident.
Skelly Drive was blocked off while police officers investigated the accident.