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On 11/30/2023, at 07:17am, an injury collision occurred on westbound I-244 near Memorial Drive within Tulsa city limits, Tulsa County, Oklahoma.

Involved Vehicles:

  1. Vehicle-1: A 2009 Chevrolet Malibu, driven by an individual under investigation. The driver’s injuries are unknown.
  2. Vehicle-2: A 2012 Toyota Tundra, driven by Benjamin Sloma, a 46 from Collinsville, OK.  Stoma was transported by EMSA to St. John Hospital in Tulsa, OK, and admitted in critical but stable condition with head, leg, and trunk-internal injuries.

Passengers: None.

Sequence of Events: Both vehicles were traveling westbound on I-244. Vehicle 1 made an unsafe lane change, causing both vehicles to run off the right side of the roadway. Vehicle 2 rolled two times. Subsequently, Vehicle 1 left the scene and was later found abandoned at a nearby Quiktrip.

Driver Conditions:

  • Condition of Driver Vehicle-1: Unknown.
  • Condition of Driver Vehicle-2: Apparently normal.

Collision Cause: Unsafe Lane Change.

Safety Devices:

  • Seatbelts: Equipped; In use in Vehicle-2; Usage in Vehicle-1 is unknown.
  • Airbags: Equipped; Deployed in Vehicle-2; Did not deploy in Vehicle-1.

Environmental Factors:

  • Weather: Cloudy.
  • Roadway: Dry.

Additional Details:

  • Pinned: None.
  • Ejected: None.
  • Helmet: Not applicable.
  • DOT Number: Not applicable.

This report is derived from the trooper’s investigation and may include the trooper’s opinions.