Anadarko man killed in truck accident on Hwy 62 in Grady County

Posted on Saturday, April 24th, 2021 at 4:13 pm    

VERDEN, OK (GRADY COUNTY) – A 37-year-old man was killed after he crashed into a semi-truck in Grady County yesterday morning, according to KFOR.

The accident occurred near Verden on Highway 62, west of County Road 2770, at 6:38 a.m., as 37-year-old Anadarko resident Thomas Mauchahty-Ware was reportedly operating his vehicle at a high rate of speed.

Mauchahty-Ware, driving a 2016 Ford Fiesta, changed lanes, then crashed into the back of a 2012 Mack semi-truck. He was pinned within the wreckage for about two hours and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The truck driver was not reported as injured.

Mauchahty-Ware was reportedly not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.

Authorities continue to investigate the crash 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 truck 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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