OKLAHOMA CITY - A motorcyclist is dead after crashing while trying to escape police in Oklahoma City. 

Officers said the suspect failed to pull over for a traffic stop near southwest 29th and Walker around 1:30 a.m. Tuesday. Officials were led on a pursuit before the suspect crashed into an SUV that was  yielding near I-235 and 50th Street.

Passengers in the SUV suffered non life-threatening injuries. 

The victim was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. 

The victim has not been identified.