Police Investigate Fatal Crash Involving Motorcycle And Car In SE OKC


Tuesday, November 11th 2014, 8:58 pm
By: News 9


Police said an accident involving a motorcycle and a car at SE 59th Street and Ventura Drive, just east of Sooner Road, killed the victim on the motorcycle Tuesday evening.

Police told News 9 a black SUV was headed east, turning onto Ventura Drive from SE 59th Street and the motorcycle was heading west without headlights on. Investigators said the driver of the SUV did not see the cyclist and the motorcycle hit the SUV on the right side and went over the vehicle. The motorcyclist died on impact, according to police.

Authorities said the driver of the SUV was not injured. 

The cyclist was an airman at Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma City police officers said. Tinker police are helping to notify next of kin in this case.

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