18-year-old man struck and killed by several vehicles in Tulsa

Posted on Saturday, April 2nd, 2022 at 2:18 am    

TULSA, OK – A man died after he was struck in a roadway by several vehicles while walking home in Tulsa Saturday night reports News 6.

18-year-old Jose Polanco was pulled over for a traffic violation when officers discover he was driving without a license. He was two blocks from his home so police towed the vehicle.

As he was walking home he was struck by at least four different drivers on 11th Street. Two drivers stopped while another two fled the scene.

The fatal incident remains under investigation.

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