One person dead after semi-truck crash on Turner Turnpike

VIDEO: One person dead after semi-truck crash on Turner Turnpike

SAPULPA, Okla. — QUICK FACTS:

  • Crews are investigating a fatal collision and delivery truck fire on Turner Turnpike near Sapulpa Thursday night.
  • Officials say the FedEx semi-truck collided with an SUV and left the semi-truck on fire, hanging off the side of the bridge.
  • Sapulpa police say the driver of the SUV died in the collision. He was identified as Marshal Douglas of Sand Springs.
  • The driver of the semi-truck is expected to be OK.
  • One eastbound lane of the Turner Turnpike at Tulsa gate is closed due to the collision.
  • Watch the attached videos for reports from the scene.
"Our thoughts are with everyone affected by this terrible event. We are cooperating with authorities as they investigate." -- FedEx

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