31-year-old man killed in crash with semi-truck on I-35 in Love County

Posted on Tuesday, January 12th, 2021 at 4:42 am    

LOVE CO., OK – Authorities say a 31-year-old man from Ardmore was killed after his vehicle collided with a semi-truck on Interstate 35 at mile marker 5, reports The Daily Ardmoreite.

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol’s collision report stated the accident occurred at about 1:15 a.m. on Sunday near Thackerville.

31-year-old Anthony Torres of Ardmore was driving northbound on I-35 when his vehicle rear ended a semi-truck at a high speed, then left the roadway and hit a guardrail.

According to Oklahoma Highway Patrol, Torres was declared deceased at the scene. The semi-truck driver did not suffer injuries.

The circumstances of the collision are still being investigated by OHP. We will update this blog if more details are made 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 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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