Two-Vehicle Wreck Sends Driver To Tulsa Jail

Friday, May 22nd 2009, 8:00 am
By: News On 6

TULSA, OK -- One person is hospitalized and another taken to the Tulsa County jail overnight after a wild two-vehicle accident.

It started on the Broken Arrow Expressway when the driver of a Lexus hit a retaining wall and guard rail.

Tulsa Police say the car lost a front wheel and tire which ricocheted and hit another vehicle.

Even though his car only had three wheels, the Lexus driver got off the BA Expressway at Sheridan, where police say the Lexus T-boned a pickup truck.

Police say the driver of the Lexus then tried to leave the scene, but his car hit a pole.

Tulsa Police arrested the driver for suspicion of DUI.

A passenger in the pickup truck was taken to a Tulsa hospital to be checked out.