SAND SPRINGS, Okla. — Investigators say a 14-year-old Sand Springs boy was killed during a crash shortly after 6:30 Wednesday morning.
18-year-old Taylor Emery was driving westbound on SH51 east of Bermuda Avenue when he hit the teenager walking down the middle of the road.
The Tulsa Boys Home (TBH) posted on their Facebook page that the teen was staying there and had gone AWOL Wednesday morning around 4:00.
The crash happened about a half mile from TBH.
The boy was pronounced dead on the scene by the medical examiner.
Emery wasn’t injured.