Woman Arrested In DUI Crash That Killed Motorcyclist In OKC


Monday, November 5th 2012, 6:44 pm
By: News 9


A woman has been arrested following a crash that claimed the life of a motorcyclist in Oklahoma City.

According to police, the motorcyclist, 24-year-old James Helsloot, was sent to the hospital in emergency situation after being hit by another car at N. Tulsa Avenue and N.W. 16th Street on Sunday.

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Police confirmed with News 9 on Monday that Helsloot has passed away. The woman accused of hitting him, 51-year-old Olethis Cudjo, is now in jail.

Cudjo now faces several complaints, including second-degree murder, DUI, and driving with a suspended license.