Local & Regional
Wed June 17, 2009
UPDATE: Bikers Fatality Crash
By Associated Press
Tulsa, OK – Woman charged with manslaughter in bikers' deaths
TULSA, Okla. (AP) A Sand Springs woman has been charged with manslaughter in the deaths of two bicyclists.
Tulsa County prosecutors charged 38-year-old Tausha Borland with two counts of first-degree manslaughter and one count each of driving under the influence and leaving the scene of a fatality accident.
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported Borland was driving a sport utility vehicle that hit and killed 33-year-old Christa Voss of Owasso and 34-year-old Matthew Evans of Tulsa.
Voss, Evans and a third bicyclist were hit from behind as they rode on the shoulder of Oklahoma 51 near Sand Springs on June 9.
Borland is currently free on $100,000 bond. Court records do not say if she has an attorney.
Information from: KTUL-TV, http://www.ktul.com
Copyright 2009 The Associated Press.