Jack-knifed semi-truck and flooded roads lead to closures on I-44

Posted on Sunday, June 27th, 2021 at 12:31 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A combination of a jack-knifed semi-truck and flooded roadways led to closures and traffic delays on I-44 this morning, according to KOCO News.

The crash happened on westbound I-44, near the Northwest Expressway, at about 7:10 a.m.

The westbound traffic lanes were shut down as a result of the dangerous conditions. Traffic was being diverted to the Northwest Expressway. Delays were expected to last for several hours.

It is unclear what led to the truck crash, or if anyone was hurt as a result.


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