Tulsa Police Officer Avoids Injury In Accident

Friday, May 15th 2009, 7:52 am
By: News On 6


TULSA, OK -- A close call for a Tulsa Police officer overnight after he's involved in an accident.

Early Friday morning, the officer was headed northbound on Memorial at 65th Street South when a car headed in the opposite direction turned in front of him.

The officer avoided the car, but went off the road, taking out a bus stop enclosure and part of a fence at an apartment complex.

No one was hurt but the police car sustained heavy damage.

The driver of the other car kept driving and hasn't been found.

Anyone with information about the accident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 596-COPS.