FATAL accident in a Tulsa park


Friday, August 17th 2001, 12:00 am
By: News On 6


One person is dead following an accident Friday morning at a Tulsa park. Police were called to Zink Park at 32nd and Trenton around one-o'clock Friday morning.

What they found was a jeep on its side. Police say it appears the driver was doing donuts in the parking lot and the jeep rolled over. Tulsa Police Captain Mark McCrory, "When officers arrived, they found that 2 citizens had already pushed the jeep, it had rolled over at least one time, trapping the deceased up underneath it." The victim was identified as 32 year old John Ontiveros.

A female, 33 year old Cherie French, was thrown from the jeep, but wasn't hurt. Police still aren't sure who was driving at the time of the accident.