Motorcyclist hospitalized after west OKC crash

Posted on Wednesday, March 17th, 2021 at 11:55 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – One person was rushed to the hospital following a motorcycle accident in west Oklahoma City on Tuesday.

According to KOCO, the accident occurred sometime before 6:30 p.m. along Reno Avenue near the intersection with May Avenue.

It is unclear what led up to the crash at this time. However, photos from the scene depict a single motorcycle lying in the roadway.

The condition of the victim is also unknown. We will continue to monitor this developing story and provide further details as they are released to the public.

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 motorcycle 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.


Motorcyclist killed in collision with passenger vehicle

Posted on Monday, October 5th, 2020 at 3:18 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A motorcyclist was killed in west Oklahoma City Saturday when a passenger vehicle turned in front of him, according to News 9.

The motorcyclist was traveling west on NW 10th Street at about 10:30 a.m. when a motorist attempted to turn left onto N Holly Avenue, crossed in front of him, and caused the two vehicles to collide.

The motorcyclist was killed in the accident, although it is unclear whether he was pronounced dead at the scene or at a nearby hospital. We will endeavor to update this blog should more information become 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 City motorcycle 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.


Pedestrian killed in collision with OKC motorcyclist

Posted on Friday, August 21st, 2020 at 2:45 am    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Officials with the Oklahoma City Police department are investigating a fatal pedestrian vs. motorcycle collision near downtown early Thursday morning.

According to KFOR, the crash occurred in the southbound lane of Morgan Road close to Interstate 40 at about 5:40 a.m.

Police believe the pedestrian was attempting to cross the street away from a crosswalk when he was struck by an oncoming motorcycle. The pedestrian was pronounced dead on the scene.

The motorcyclist was transported to a local hospital to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries. Details regarding the identities of those involved have not yet been made available.

Officials shut down southbound lanes of Morgan Rd. following 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 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.


UPDATE: Police identify officers injured in Thursday morning motorcade

Posted on Saturday, July 4th, 2020 at 12:29 am    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Multiple officers reported injured in a previous story when an SUV veered out in front of a police motorcade transporting the body of an officer killed in Tulsa.

According to News on 6, Troopers Rocky Barnes, Ron Watson, and Steve Eason were all hospitalized following the crash, which occurred along the Kilpatrick Turnpike Thursday morning.

Each Trooper was transported to the hospital in critical condition. However, two have since been released from the hospital as of Friday evening.

The Kilpatrick Turnpike was shut down for several hours after the crash but has since reopened.

No word on which of the troopers were released from the hospital or the condition of the third has been made public.

The Oklahoma City motorcycle accident attorneys of Abel Law Firm have extensive experience helping those who’ve been hurt due to the negligent actions of others. If you or a loved one has been injured in a car crash, we can help. Our team will help you understand your rights and legal options and will seek the maximum compensation possible for your claim. Call us at (405) 451-5157 or fill out a contact form to schedule a free consultation with us online.


Oklahoma City Motorcycle accident leaves one in critical condition

Posted on Wednesday, July 1st, 2020 at 7:57 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK -A motorcyclist was hospitalized following an accident along Interstate 44 near Oklahoma City Tuesday evening.

The accident occurred along I-44 northbound near the intersection with Airport Road at about 7:10 p.m. according to KFOR.

The driver, a 26-year-old male from Louisiana, was tossed from the motorcycle after losing control and leaving the freeway at a high rate of speed. He was transported to a local hospital in critical condition.

Authorities believe speed was a major factor in causing the crash. Information regarding the identity of the motorcyclist has not yet been made available.

The Oklahoma City motorcycle accident attorneys of Abel Law Firm have extensive experience helping those who’ve been hurt due to the negligent actions of others. If you or a loved one has been injured in a car crash, we can help. Our team will help you understand your rights and legal options and will seek the maximum compensation possible for your claim. Call us at (405) 451-5157 or fill out a contact form to schedule a free consultation with us online.


Early morning motorcycle crash injures two

Posted on Wednesday, June 3rd, 2020 at 7:32 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Oklahoma City officials are investigating an early morning motorcycle crash that ended with two people being transported to the hospital.

According to News9, the incident occurred around 1:00 a.m. Wednesday morning close to the intersection of Southwest 59th Street and Interstate 44 eastbound.

No update has been provided on the two people involved in the crash or how it may have occurred.

This situation is ongoing and more details will be provided if they become available.

The Oklahoma City motorcycle accident attorneys of Abel Law Firm have extensive experience helping those who’ve been hurt due to the negligent actions of others. If you or a loved one has been injured in a car crash, we can help. Our team will help you understand your rights and legal options and will seek the maximum compensation possible for your claim. Call us at (405) 451-5157 or fill out a contact form to schedule a free consultation with us online.


Speeding motorcyclist killed on County Road 2330

Posted on Monday, May 25th, 2020 at 2:36 pm    

CUSTER COUNTY, OK – A man was killed on Saturday night after his motorcycle overturned while he was speeding on County Road 2330.

37-year-old Jordan Earls was driving his motorcycle on North 2330 Road, approximately two miles southeast of Custer County. According to News 9, Earls crashed after he lost control of his bike while speeding down the road.

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports that Earls sustained serious injuries to his arm and his head in the accident. They rushed Earls to Weatherford Regional Hospital for treatment on Saturday night.

On Sunday, May 24, Earls was transported to OU Medical Center in critical condition. Earls died from his injuries at OU Medical Center at approximately 1:00 p.m. on Sunday.

The police are still investigating the accident to determine if any other factors may have contributed to the crash.

The Oklahoma City motorcycle accident attorneys of Abel Law Firm present this traffic report to help keep our neighbors informed about current traffic conditions. It should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you know has been hurt in a motorcycle crash, we can help. Our team will help you understand your rights and legal options and will seek the maximum compensation possible for your claim. Call us at (405) 451-5157 or fill out a contact form to schedule a free consultation with us online.

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