Motorcyclist dies after head-on crash in west Tulsa
TULSA, Okla. (KTUL) —
Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a motorcycle rider is dead after a head-on collision in west Tulsa.
The crash happened around 4:45 p.m. Sunday by Chandler Park near South 57th West Avenue and Avery Drive. The motorcycle heading eastbound crossed the center line and hit a Ford Fusion head on, according to OHP.
The motorcycle went into the windshield of the car, deploying the car's airbags, according to OHP. The motorcycle rider, 18-year-old Cobie Tyner, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the Fusion was taken to the hospital for treatment but was later released. She was not ticketed, according to OHP.