Crews Respond To Hit-And-Run Crash In Warr Acres


Tuesday, August 19th 2014, 10:00 pm
By: News 9


One person is in custody after a hit-and-run crash in Warr Acres, Tuesday night.

Emergency crews were called to the scene, near N.W. 50th Street and MacArthur Boulevard, just after 8 p.m.

Police say a woman was crossing at N.W. 51st Street and MacArthur when James Mclaurin, who was heading north on MacArthur, struck her, causing her to go up and over the vehicle.

According to Warr Acres police, Mclaurin got out of the vehicle, saw the woman and then drove away. Officers were able to catch up to Mclaurin near Northwest Expressway, where he was arrested for leaving the scene of an injury accident and possible DUI.


The victim was transported to OU Medical Center in unknown condition. Her age and identity is not known at this time.