Woman Dies Following Tulsa Car Accident

Posted on Wednesday, March 10th, 2010 at 9:29 am    

A woman involved in a single-vehicle accident died at a Tulsa hospital Thursday.

According to officials with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, 26 year-old Lucero Alvarado was transported to St. Francis Hospital after the car crash. She died at St. Francis the following day.

A report released by the Oklahoma Highway Patrol says Alvarado was traveling eastbound on West 40th Street North about a mile east of U.S. 69 when she lost control of her vehicle. The car ran off the left shoulder of the road and rolled three times. Alvarado was ejected from the vehicle. She was found 27 feet away from the wreckage.

Oklahoma Highway Patrol listed the cause of the crash as unsafe speed.

Alvarado was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash, police say.

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