Woman killed, man injured following rollover crash on U.S. 183

Posted on Thursday, December 2nd, 2021 at 2:36 pm    

TILLMAN COUNTY, OK – A deadly rollover crash took a woman’s life and critically injured a man somewhere on U.S. 183 Wednesday, according to KFOR.

The 72-year-old male driver of a Ford F-150 truck was on northbound US 183 when he went off the roadway. The truck then rolled over and came to rest on the driver’s side.

First responders were called to the scene and pronounced the truck’s passenger, Paula Owens, 70, dead at the scene around 9:05 a.m. The driver was flown to an area hospital in critical condition with external and internal injuries.

Troopers are investigating the cause of the wreck.

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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