At least 1 dead following crash on I-40 near U.S. Hwy 81

Posted on Monday, December 20th, 2021 at 3:18 pm    

EL RENO, OK – According to News 9, OHP troopers responded to a fatal accident on westbound I-40 near US Hwy 81 Friday.

The exact time the crash occurred is unclear, but emergency crews had the wreck cleared from the roadway by 9:50 a.m.

Officials have not provided additional details.

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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