At least 1 injured in collision on I-240 near SW Oklahoma City

Posted on Monday, November 21st, 2022 at 6:06 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK — An injury crash was reported last Friday afternoon, November 18, on Interstate 240 near Oklahoma City’s Southern Oaks neighborhood, according to TTN Oklahoma City.

The accident took place on the westbound lanes between Walker Avenue at Exit 2B and Western Avenue at Exit 2A. It was first reported by TTN at 3:10 p.m.

Officials have not shared the circumstances of the wreck, but a traffic backup had stretched down to Pole Road (Exit 4) at the time of the initial report.


By 3:25 p.m., crews had cleared the scene from the roadway and all lanes were reopened to traffic. By then the backup had shortened to Shields Boulevard (Exit 3).


At this time, the number of people hurt and the extent of their injuries have not been confirmed.

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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