19-year-old motorcyclist killed in Stillwater crash

Posted on Wednesday, March 24th, 2021 at 1:59 am    

STILLWATER, OK – Stillwater police have identified the 19-year-old man killed in a motorcycle accident last Friday night.

According to KUSH, the accident occurred at about 8:39 p.m. within the 4500 block of West 6th Avenue.

Investigators believe the driver of a passenger vehicle failed to yield the right of way while turning out of a private drive as 19-year-old Christopher Dylan Howerton was approaching on his motorcycle.

Howerton collided with the sedan and was thrown from the motorcycle, along with his unidentified passenger. Both were transported to Stillwater Medical Center where he died a short time later.

The condition of the passenger is unknown 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 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.

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