Motorcyclist Killed In Crash

Sunday, June 24th 2007, 7:21 pm
By: News On 6

TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- A Tulsa man died after he ran a stop sign on his motorcycle and was hit by a car in Tulsa. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says 20-year-old William Lusk was pronounced dead at the scene of Sunday afternoon's crash.

The patrol says Lusk was northbound on West 49th Avenue just before 2 p.m. Sunday when he ran through a stop sign at south 46th Street in Tulsa County. He was then hit by a 2003 Acura driven by 56-year-old Karen Gallagher of Tulsa.

Gallagher was treated and released from a Tulsa hospital with an arm injury.

The patrol says Lusk was wearing a helmet.