A man was killed in car accident outside of Tulsa, Oklahoma Monday after allegedly falling asleep at the wheel.
According to a report given by officials with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, 37 year-old Rodney Harrington of Collinsville was killed early Monday morning when his vehicle ran off the roadway on 193rd East Avenue and struck a tree near the entrance to the Port of Catoosa.
Authorities could not comment on the nature or extent of the man’s injuries. A preliminary report released by the Coroner’s Office indicates that the driver may have fallen asleep at the wheel.
Police continue to investigate the cause of the accident.
Car accidents can have a devastating impact on the lives of the victims and their loved ones. Our hearts go out to the family and those involved in the accident.