Motorcyclist Killed In Tulsa Crash

Monday, March 16th 2009, 6:13 pm
By: News On 6

TULSA, OK -- A teenage motorcyclist dies in a Monday afternoon crash. 

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says the 18-year-old was following a semi that was eastbound on 61st Street, attempted to turn right onto 43rd West Avenue.   

"Motorcyclist got in a hurry, thought he was gonna past the semi on the inside where there was no shoulder. Semi had nowhere to go," said Oklahoma Highway Patrol Lt. George Brown.

The wreck happened around 2 p.m. near the Turner Turnpike Gate.