Downtown Tulsa collision between motorhome and car leaves one motorist dead

Posted on Friday, January 15th, 2021 at 11:12 pm    

TULSA, OK – FOX 23 reports that one motorist is dead following a collision between a motorhome and a car in downtown Tulsa on Friday evening.

According to Tulsa police, the crash occurred near the intersection of East 8th Street and South Cincinnati Avenue. The driver of a car traveling eastbound on E 8th St drove through a red light and was hit by a motorhome heading southbound on S Cincinnati Ave.

the driver of the car was stuck inside the wrecked vehicle and required rescue. After being extricated, the driver was unconscious and transported to St. John’s hospital, where they later passed away from their injuries.

Authorities say the family in the motorhome was visiting Tulsa and no one was harmed.

The collision also damaged an electrical pole, causing power outages in the area.

The identity of the victim has not been released. Should more information become available, our team will update this blog.

This information is presented as a way to help keep our community safer and is not meant to be taken as legal advice. However, the Oklahoma City car accident attorneys at the Abel Law Firm have helped clients secure financial compensation for their medical bills, lost wages, and other expenses. If you or someone you love has been injured in an accident involving another vehicle, contact us today for a free consultation.

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