TULSA, OK. (THECOUNT) — Aaron Blackwell, of Tulsa, Oklahoma, has been identified as the victim in a Wednesday night fatal vehicle crash near Tulsa International Airport.
Blackwell, whose age was not provided by officials, was killed in a single-vehicle crash in Tulsa Wednesday night.
According to reports, Blackwell was operating a vehicle on the Mingo Valley Expy, Highway 169, near East 36th Street North in Tulsa, when the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 9 p.m. Wednesday. The vehicle then made contact with a substantial tree.
Blackwell was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
Geo quick facts: Tulsa is a city on the Arkansas River, in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. It’s known for its art deco architecture, mostly in the central Deco District. Landmarks like the Philcade and Philtower buildings reflect a 20th-century construction boom fueled by the prosperous local oil industry. The Philbrook Museum of Art is housed in an Italianate villa that was once the home of a local oil magnate – wikipedia.