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Cyclist hit, killed by driver near Tahlequah

A 24-year-old cyclist was killed Thursday night after being hit by a driver near Tahlequah, Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports.

TAHLEQUAH, Okla. — Oklahoma Highway Patrol (OHP) reports that a cyclist was hit and killed by a driver on Highway 62 near Tahlequah, Okla. Thursday (March 18) night. 

The cyclist has been identified as 24-year-old Jacklyn Dobson of Tahlequah. She was taken to an area hospital and pronounced dead, OHP says. 

OHP is searching for the driver who hit Dobson. Troopers say they may have been in a white vehicle. 

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