Police looking for truck involved in hit-and-run in east Tulsa

TULSA, Okla. — Tulsa police are looking for a white truck involved in hitting a man while he was walking next to the road Saturday.

Police said a man was walking near 129th East Ave and 31st Street around 5:30 p.m. when a white Toyota Tacoma pickup driving west hit the man, police said in a press release Sunday.

Police said the victim lost his lower right leg and an unidentified good Samaritan passerby likely saved his life by applying a tourniquet.

Emergency responders arrived on the scene quickly and transported the man to St. Francis Hospital where he was last listed in critical but stable condition, police said.

Surveillance video showed the truck involved as a white extended cab Toyota Tacoma with step bars and tinted windows.

The truck will have damage to the front right and is missing the right front fender flare.

Anyone with information about the crash or the suspect vehicle is asked to call police at 918-596-9222 or Crime Stoppers at 918-596-COPS.