Motorcyclist Killed On I-40 In Del City

Friday, October 14th 2011, 11:15 am
By: News 9

DEL CITY, Oklahoma -- A tire blowout on a pickup truck led to a fatal crash on Interstate 40 near Scott Street Friday morning.

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says the truck was traveling westbound around 7:55 a.m. when a tire blew. The truck cut across traffic and clipped a motorcycle.

The motorcycle crashed, killing the rider. The victim's name has not been released.