Man dies after early morning crash on I-244

TULSA, Okla. — A Tulsa man died after a crash on I-244 early Thursday, troopers said.

Troopers report Mark R. Owens, 45, of Tulsa left the road on I-244 near West 51st Street South, struck a sign and then struck a bridge support, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.

Owens died at the scene, troopers said.

No other injuries were reported.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.