One arrested after a Tulsa police pursuit ends in crash

Posted on Saturday, August 22nd, 2020 at 2:36 am    

TULSA, OK – A Tulsa man was arrested following a pursuit and subsequent crash near the Rose Hill Cemetery early Thursday morning.

The chase began shortly before 1:00 a.m. near the intersection of East Admiral Place and North Yale Avenue, according to News 9. The driver of a Ford F-250 pickup truck sped away when officers attempted to pull them over for driving erratically.

The chase ended a few blocks away when the driver turned onto Pine Avenue and collided head-on with another driver.

The suspect, who has been identified as Terry Wilhelm, was arrested immediately following the crash. Fortunately, the other driver involved in the crash did not sustain any significant injury.

This information is presented as a way to help keep our community safer and is not meant to be taken as legal advice. However, the Oklahoma car accident attorneys at the Abel Law Firm have helped clients secure financial compensation for their medical bills, lost wages, and other expenses. If you or someone you love has been injured in an accident involving another vehicle, contact us today for a free consultation.

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