19-year-old from Mooreland dies following last weekend’s crash on I-40

Posted on Sunday, December 6th, 2020 at 4:58 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A 19-year-old has died of injuries he sustained during a crash on I-40 last weekend, according to KFOR.

The crash occurred on November 29 just before 4 p.m., near the interchange between I-40 and I-44, when 19-year-old Mooreland resident Benjamin Brown, operating a 2016 BMW 435, lost control of the vehicle.

Brown collided with a guardrail, then with a 2007 Ford Escape. The Escape then collided with a 2017 Chevy Cruze.

Brown was pinned within the wreckage for a short time before being extracted from the vehicle by first responders.

He was taken to the University of Oklahoma Medical Center, where he died on Friday.

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.


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