• Men recognized for saving dump truck driver who crashed into south Tulsa creek

    By: Amanda Hari , Ryan Love

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    TULSA, Okla. - Quick Facts:

    Crews responded to a dump crash at Hunter Park in south Tulsa just before 10 Thursday morning.

    Tulsa police told FOX23 the dump truck swerved off the road and into the creek at the park.

    PHOTOS: Dump truck crashes at Hunter Park in south Tulsa

    FOX23 was at the scene as crews responded to the crash:

    Firefighters say they arrived on the scene to find two citizens help pull the unconscious driver's head out of the water as his legs were pinned from the crash. They say the two strangers may have saved the man's life.

    Police say the crash may have been caused by a medical emergency. Officers are talking with the driver at the hospital.

    Hazmat crews responded to the scene to clean any fluids that may have leaked into the creek.

    Take a look at the scene as taken by the FOX23 SkyView Drone Thursday morning:


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