One person dead following wreck in downtown Tulsa

TULSA, Okla. — Tulsa police say one person has died after a car accident Friday evening.

Officers say it happened near 8th and Cincinnati in downtown Tulsa when a car going eastbound on 8th Street ran a red light.

The car that ran the red light was struck by a motorhome going south on Cincinnati Ave., police say.

Police say the driver was pinned inside. Once extricated they say the driver was taken to St. John’s hospital where they later died.

Officers say electricity had to be shut off while crews worked to repair a power pole that was struck during the accident.

The family in the motorhome was not injured.

Officers have not released the name of the person who died at this time.

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