Driver causes crash, starts fight with firefighters at Musgrave-Pennington

Posted on Tuesday, July 13th, 2021 at 1:40 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A man tried to fight first responders after causing a crash in the Musgrave-Pennington neighborhood on July 7, reports News on 6.

The incident happened at the intersection of Northwest 23rd St and Portland Ave. Caleb Moore ran a red light and collided with at least one other vehicle.

First responders were dispatched to the scene around 5 p.m. As they attempted to attend to the injured, Moore took off his shirt and climbed to the top of his SUV.

According to police, Moore then attempted to fight the first responders. Police eventually took him into custody.

Officers said Moore’s breath and body smelled of an intoxicant. An officer on the scene believed Moore could have also been on methamphetamines in addition to the intoxicant.

Moore was given medical attention before being taken to jail.

The condition of the other victim or victims involved in the accident is unknown at this time.

This information is presented as a way to help keep our community safer and is not meant to be taken as legal advice. However, the Oklahoma car accident attorneys at the Abel Law Firm have helped clients secure financial compensation for their medical bills, lost wages, and other expenses. If you or someone you love has been injured in an accident involving another vehicle, contact us today for a free consultation.

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