Woman dies after Tulsa hit-and-run

TULSA, Okla. — Quick Facts:

  • A skateboarding woman was hit by a truck Saturday evening
  • It happened near Admiral and Harvard
  • The woman later died. The driver fled.

A woman is dead after she was hit by a truck while riding a skateboard Saturday evening near Admiral and Harvard.

Police said the 21-year-old woman was westbound in the curb lane of Admiral around 5:30 p.m. A driver hit her and then fled.

The woman was taken to the hospital and was put on life support before she died Tuesday.

Officials described the vehicle as a white mid-1990s single-cab, long-bed truck with a red or maroon front quarter panel. It could possibly have a chain for a tailgate.


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