BAPD: 1 person dead, another arrested after crash
BROKEN ARROW, Okla. (KTUL) —
The Broken Arrow Police Department is responded to a deadly crash near South 145th East Avenue and West Albany Street Monday evening.
Police say a man driving southbound crossed over into the northbound lanes and hit another vehicle head-on, killing the woman inside. Then, as a result of the first crash, multiple vehicles had minor crashes in the same area. According to police, the other drivers involved were not seriously injured.
The man who crossed into oncoming traffic was arrested at the scene under the suspicion of being under the influence, police say.
The road was closed for about three hours and traffic was diverted but the road has been re-opened.