• Man dead after being hit by car in east Tulsa

    By: Chrishayla Smith

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    TULSA, Okla. - QUICK FACTS:

    • Tulsa police say 79-year-old Daryl Gantt is dead after being hit by a car near 31st and Garnett Wednesday evening.
    • Officials said the 22-year-old driver had a green arrow light that allowed her to make a right-hand turn. Gannt stepped into the roadway as the driver turned. He later died in the hospital.
    • Officers arrested the driver on six misdemeanor warrants and driving with a suspended license. Officers say the driver's turn was legal, and she was not under the influence.
    • The street was closed for over an hour after the incident.
    • The district attorney will decide if the driver will face charges.

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