Multiple agencies respond to possible drowning in Tuttle

Posted on Friday, May 28th, 2021 at 1:31 pm    

TUTTLE, OK – Multiple agencies were at the scene of a possible drowning in Coal Creek Thursday evening, reports News on 6.

Two boys spotted a young girl at Coal Creek between E Tyler Rd and N Sara Rd. According to the boys, the girl appeared to be 6 or 7. She was wearing a pink shoe and had a cut on her cheek.

OKC Fire Department and Air One were among the agencies that reported to the scene. Heavy rains produced floodwaters, which prevented divers from entering the creek.

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.


Multi-vehicle crash blocks I-35 in Edmond

Posted on Friday, April 23rd, 2021 at 2:48 pm    

EDMOND, OK – Troopers blocked all southbound lanes of I-35 in Edmond following an early afternoon crash on Thursday.

According to a tweet by OHP, the accident took place shortly after 1:30 p.m. within the southbound lanes of the interstate, just north of the exit to 2nd Street.

It is unclear exactly how many vehicles were involved in the crash or if any injuries were sustained as a result.

All lanes were blocked for several hours while crews worked to clear the scene. Traffic resumed shortly before 5:30 p.m.

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 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.


Collision near N.W. Classen High School results in injury

Posted on Friday, April 23rd, 2021 at 2:42 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Emergency crews in northwest Oklahoma City were called to the scene of an injury collision Friday morning.

According to the Oklahoma City response and accident tracker, the collision took place shortly before 9:30 a.m. within the intersection of Northwest 27th Street and North May Avenue.

The cause of the crash is unclear at this time. However, at least one person was injured as a result.

Our team will continue to monitor this ongoing story and provide any pertinent updates as they are released to the 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 Tulsa 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.


UPDATE: Victim identified in fatal east Tulsa crash

Posted on Friday, April 23rd, 2021 at 2:34 pm    

TULSA, OK – Troopers have identified the man killed in a fatal collision in East Tulsa Thursday morning.

According to KTUL, 45-year-old Mark R. Owens, of Tulsa, was killed after crashing at about 3:45 a.m. along I-244 near I-44.

Troopers say Owens’ vehicle veered off the roadway for unknown reasons and struck a sign before colliding with a bridge support. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

No other injuries were reported as a result of the crash.

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 Tulsa 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.


Worker dies after being electrocuted by overhead line

Posted on Friday, April 23rd, 2021 at 2:21 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A tree crew worker in Oklahoma City was killed after being electrocuted Thursday evening.

According to KFOR, the incident took place sometime before 10 p.m. near the intersection of Northwest 12th Street and Roff Avenue.

Firefighters say the man was severely electrocuted while working near an overhead line. He was rushed to a nearby hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries a short time later.

The victim’s identity is being withheld pending further investigation.

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 wrongful death 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.


Tulsa man killed in collision on I-244

Posted on Thursday, April 22nd, 2021 at 6:44 pm    

TULSA, OK – A man from Tulsa died as the result of a single-vehicle crash on I-244 early-morning crash on Thursday.

According to Fox 23 Tulsa, the incident occurred sometime before 6 a.m. near the exit to West 51st Street South.

Troopers say 45-year-old Mark R. Owens left the roadway for unknown reasons and struck a sign before colliding with a bridge support. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

No other injuries were reported as a direct result of the crash.

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 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.


First responders on the scene of vehicle fire near S. Kentucky Ave.

Posted on Thursday, April 22nd, 2021 at 6:32 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Fire and police in southwest Oklahoma City were called to the scene of a vehicle fire at a busy intersection Thursday afternoon.

According to the Oklahoma City response and accident tracker, the fire broke out at about 1:17 p.m. within the 1440 block of Southwest 29th Street, just east of South Kentucky Avenue.

It is still unclear what may have sparked the fire. However, no injuries have been reported as a result.

Motorists have been advised to avoid the area as delays and closures are likely throughout Thursday afternoon.

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 burn injry 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.


Early-afternoon crash reported on I-35 at S.E. 15th St.

Posted on Thursday, April 22nd, 2021 at 6:25 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A multi-vehicle crash occurred along I-35 in the early afternoon hours Thursday.

According to a tweet by OHP, the accident occurred at about noon within the northbound lanes of I-35 near the Southeast 15th Street overpass.

No injuries have been reported as a result of the crash. However, drivers have been advised to proceed with caution while emergency crews work to clear the area.

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 burn injry 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.


Crews rescue 4 people from Southwest OKC house fire

Posted on Thursday, April 22nd, 2021 at 6:01 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Four people were pulled from a residential fire in southwest Oklahoma City early Thursday morning.

According to News 9, the fire broke out sometime before 4 a.m. at a home near the intersection of Southwest 25th Street and South Villa Avenue.

Thanks to quick action by Oklahoma City firefighters, four people were pulled from the home before sustaining any serious injuries.

It is still unclear exactly what sparked the blaze.

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 burn injry 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.


Injury reported after collision in I-40 at Western Ave.

Posted on Wednesday, April 21st, 2021 at 6:10 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Injuries were reported as the result of a late-night collision along I-40 on Tuesday.

According to a tweet by OHP, the crash was reported shortly after 10 p.m. within the westbound lanes of the interstate near the exit to South Western Avenue.

Troopers have not released any information regarding the cause of the crash or the extent of injuries sustained as a result.

The far left lane was blocked for some time while investigators worked at the scene. However, no significant traffic delays were reported as a result. All lanes have since been reopened.

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 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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