Louisiana man injured in N Tulsa rollover crash
Posted on Sunday, July 19th, 2020 at 2:36 am
TULSA, OK – A man was sent to the hospital following a rollover accident this morning on U.S. Highway 75 this morning in north Tulsa, according to a report by FOX23.
The accident happened before 8 a.m. near the intersection of US-75 and 56th Street North when the victim, 26-year-old Henry Bell, of St. Amant, Louisiana, suffered a medical episode. The pickup truck traveled off the roadway and then collided with a wire median.
Bell and a passenger were trapped within the wreckage of the pickup for about an hour before being extricated by emergency crews. Bell was then taken to the hospital for the treatment of multiple injuries.
The other occupant of the vehicle was not seriously injured.
Officials closed the northbound lanes of US-75 for the rescue operation.
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