1 dead, 1 injured after multi-vehicle crash on I-40 in OKC

Posted on Saturday, October 30th, 2021 at 5:56 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A 23-year-old was killed in a multi-vehicle pin-in crash on I-40 in Oklahoma City yesterday morning, according to KFOR News.

The crash happened on eastbound I-40, near Peebly Road at around 6:25 a.m., when 23-year-old Guthrie man Jake Sing, driving a 2014 Hyundai Elantra, drove off the right side of the highway and crashed into a 2005 Subaru Outback that was parked on the right shoulder.

The Elantra was then struck by a 2021 Toyota Tundra being driven by a 49-year-old man from Porum.

Sing was pinned within his vehicle as a result of the crash. After being extricated using the jaws of life tool, he was taken to the hospital in Oklahoma City, where he later succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead.

The driver of the Tundra was taken to a separate hospital in Oklahoma City, and then was later released.

Authorities continue to investigate the collision 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 City 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.

 


At least one person dead after rear-ending truck on I-35 in Guthrie

Posted on Sunday, September 19th, 2021 at 7:01 am    

GUTHRIE, OK – At least one person was killed in a semi-truck crash on I-35 in Guthrie on Friday morning, according to News 9.

The collision happened in Logan County on southbound I-35, near State Highway 33, around 10 a.m., when a sedan crashed into the back of a semi-truck.

At least one person was confirmed dead in the crash.

Traffic was backed up for several miles as authorities worked the scene.

 

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 truck 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.

 


Driver dead after crashing vehicle during police pursuit in Lawton

Posted on Sunday, September 12th, 2021 at 7:40 pm    

LAWTON, OK (COMANCHE COUNTY) – A driver was killed when he crashed his vehicle while reportedly being pursued by Lawton police yesterday morning, according to KOCO News.

The crash happened on Sheridan Road at about 3:35 a.m. as a police officer was pursuing the driver of a 2021 Chevrolet Camaro, who was reportedly traveling at a high rate of speed.

The pursued driver lost control of his vehicle, then went off the side of the road. There, he collided with a curb and a mailbox before crashing into an embankment across Jefferson Avenue.

The Camaro overturned multiple times, then smashed into a vacant van and trailer and a fence. It finally landed upside-down.

The driver of the Camaro, who was not immediately identified, died at the scene.

The cause of the pursuit was not immediately available.

The officer was not hurt in the crash.

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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