20-year-old man injured in motorcycle accident near Garber

Posted on Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020 at 12:37 am    

GARBER, OK – Richard Dylan Staerkel, a 20-year-old from Garber, was hospitalized following an early morning motorcycle accident east of of Enid.

According to The Enid News and Eagle, the accident occurred along a private driveway near U.S. Highway 412, about 2 miles west of the intersection with Oklahoma 74, at around 1:30 a.m.

Staerkel did not allow enough time for an automatic gate to open and rammed into it on his 1997 Harley-Davidson motorcycle. He was taken to Mercy Hospital in Oklahoma City and is in stable condition with injuries to his head and arm.

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 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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