Police identify victim in fatal Tulsa crash

Posted on Saturday, July 4th, 2020 at 1:39 am    

TULSA, OK – Officials in Tulsa have identified the man who died following a high-speed crash along a busy Tulsa freeway Thursday.

According to KTUL, Jimmy Jackson, 57, was killed along Highway 169 near the Pine Street intersection when he lost control of his Corvette, striking a concrete barrier and then another vehicle. The corvette subsequently burst into flames along the side of the freeway.

Police say the accident occurred when Johnson was attempting to change lanes at a high rate of speed.

A passenger in the other vehicle involved, an elderly woman, was taken to the hospital in stable condition.

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