NORMAN — Norman police shut down north and southbound lanes of Flood Avenue between Tecumseh and Franklin Roads on Tuesday as officers investigated a deadly wreck.
Norman Police Capt. Tom Easley said the crash was reported at 1:14 p.m. Tuesday. Few details were available about the accident.
Reports indicated that at least one vehicle overturned. A person was found lying in the road.
Easley said EMSStat took one person to Norman Regional Hospital. That person died.
The victim’s name is being withheld pending notification of next of kin, Easley said.
He said the Oklahoma Department of Transportation closed the southbound Flood Avenue exit on Interstate 35 as police collected evidence.
Police re-opened northbound lanes on Flood Avenue about 5 p.m. Tuesday.