Man dead after being crushed between two vehicles on 3rd St

Posted on Sunday, November 7th, 2021 at 9:36 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A man was fatally crushed between two vehicles following a separate rear-end crash in Oklahoma City early Saturday morning, according to KFOR News.

The crash happened in the 5800 block of SW 3rd Street near a Walmart at about 12:30 a.m., after a man crashed into the rear of another vehicle. The man was then standing in front of his vehicle and behind the struck car. A third driver then crashed into the back of the man’s vehicle, causing him to be crushed between his vehicle and the rear-ended car.

The man was pronounced dead after the incident. He was not immediately identified.

It is unclear if the other drivers were 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 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.

 


Man hospitalized after falling in front of train in Norman

Posted on Sunday, October 31st, 2021 at 7:13 am    

NORMAN, OK – A pedestrian was hospitalized after being struck by a passing train in Norman early yesterday morning, according to information from KOCO News.

The collision happened at Duffy Street at around 2 a.m. when a pedestrian standing near the railroad tracks fell in front of an oncoming train.

He was then taken to the hospital with non-critical injuries.

It is unclear if anyone on the train was hurt in the accident.

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 pedestrian 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.

 


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.

 


Early-morning crash on I-240 leads to traffic delays and closures

Posted on Saturday, October 23rd, 2021 at 9:54 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Authorities in Oklahoma City responded to a crash on I-240 early Friday morning, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.

The crash occurred on westbound I-240 near Santa Fe Street at about 4:45 a.m.

Westbound lanes of the interstate were closed as authorities responded to the crash.

It is unclear what led to the accident or if anyone was injured as a result.

 

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 1 person injured in crash on Turner Tpk near Bristow

Posted on Sunday, October 17th, 2021 at 10:19 pm    

BRISTOW, OK (CREEK COUNTY) – At least one person was injured in a car crash on the Turner Turnpike north of Bristow this evening, according to information from the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.

The crash happened on the eastbound Turner Turnpike near mile marker 199 at about 9:48 p.m.

At least one person was reported as injured in the accident.

The roadway was blocked as a result of the crash. No details were immediately available on the cause of the accident or the scheduled reopening of the turnpike.

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.

 


Firefighter hospitalized after fighting double house fire in NW OKC

Posted on Sunday, October 10th, 2021 at 9:44 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A firefighter was taken to the hospital after battling a fire that spread to two homes in northwestern Oklahoma City on Friday night, according to KOCO News.

The fire started at a home on NW 32nd Street at about 7 p.m., then spread to the neighboring house.

The first home was almost entirely destroyed in the blaze, while the second home will be able to be repaired.

A firefighter was taken to the hospital after suffering heat exhaustion injuries. He is expected to recover.

The cause of the blaze remains under investigation 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 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.

 


Grand Boulevard Accident today

Posted on Friday, October 1st, 2021 at 9:15 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK- According to Traffic Alert an accident occurred at SW Grand Blvd at S Walker Ave on October 1st, 6:39 pm.

No further detail is available at the time of the report.

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.


Crash at Martin Luther King Ave

Posted on Thursday, September 30th, 2021 at 3:03 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK- A crash happened at Martin Luther King Ave North at NE 57th at 7:59 a.m. on September 30, Traffic Alert reports.

No further information is available.

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.


At least one person injured in rollover truck crash on Kilpatrick Tpk

Posted on Sunday, September 26th, 2021 at 2:35 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – At least one person was injured in a rollover truck crash on the Kilpatrick Turnpike yesterday morning, according to KFOR.

The crash occurred on the eastbound turnpike in northeast Oklahoma City between I-35 and N Coltrane Road when a semi-truck crashed and overturned.

At least one person was hurt in the collision.

The cause of the crash and the condition of the victim or victims were not immediately released.

 

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 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.

 


At least one person injured in crash on I-244 and 23rd St in Tulsa

Posted on Saturday, August 14th, 2021 at 11:37 am    

TULSA, OK – At least one person was injured in a collision on I-244 in Tulsa yesterday afternoon, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.

The crash happened on northbound I-244, near 23rd Street, before 1:25 p.m. It injured at least one person and blocked the roadway.

Authorities have not yet released the cause of 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.

 

Ed Abel Named Oklahoma City Personal Injury Litigator of the Year

Ed Abel was awarded the Litigator of the Year award as recognition of his tremendous success in the courtroom defending the lives of Oklahomans, and his unique service as a true son of the State of Oklahoma. He has won some of the largest verdicts in Oklahoma's history, and he and his team have successfully argued against harmful tort reform laws in the state Supreme Court. His impact is so widespread across the state that Governor Mary Fallin declared May 1st as "Ed Abel Day."

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