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Juvenile hospitalized after Sallisaw ATV crash

SALLISAW, OK – A juvenile was taken to a Tulsa hospital after being thrown from an ATV in Sallisaw Tuesday evening.

According to 5 News, the victim was riding in a Ranger ATV along County Road 4560 when they swerved to avoid striking a dog in the road.

The driver hit the dog before swerving further to the right, causing the passenger to be ejected. The passenger suffered a critical head injury and was airlifted to St. Francis Hospital for treatment.

Troopers with the OHP say both riders were wearing seatbelts at the time 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.

Officers respond to injury collision on Shields Blvd.

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Police in Oklahoma City responded to a collision with injuries south of downtown Thursday afternoon.

According to the Oklahoma City response and accident tracker, the incident took place shortly after noon within the 8000 block of Shields Boulevard at the intersection with Southeast 79th Street.

It is unclear how many vehicles were involved in the crash at this time. However, at least one person was injured as a result.

We will continue to monitor this developing story for any pertinent updates should they be made available 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 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.

Man severely injured after being hit by falling tree limb in OKC

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A man sustained life-threatening injuries after being struck by a tree branch in Oklahoma City this afternoon, according to News 9.

The accident happened at a home located near N MacArthur Boulevard and NW 122nd Street, when a tree branch fell on top of a 53-year-old man.

The victim, who has yet to be publicly identified, was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

No further details are available 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 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.

 

Tulsa woman suffers multiple injuries in Washington Co. rollover accident

RAMONA, OK (WASHINGTON COUNTY) – A woman was airlifted to the hospital with multiple injuries after she crashed her car while attempting to avoid a truck in Washington County yesterday morning, according to Bartlesville Radio.

The crash happened on Hwy 75 near County Rd W3800 at about 9:35 a.m. when 28-year-old Tulsa woman Karina Robertson overcorrected her vehicle after attempting to avoid a truck.

The vehicle, a 1999 Mercury Mountaineer SUV, then rolled over multiple times, ejecting Robertson. She was airlifted to a hospital in Tulsa with multiple serious injuries, including those to the head, limbs, and internal organs.

No other injuries were reported in 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 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.

 

Two men from Seminole in crit. condition after Midway semi-truck accident

MIDWAY, OK – Two people from Seminole were seriously hurt after they were ejected from a semi-truck during a single-vehicle collision yesterday in Lincoln County, according to KFOR.

The accident happened on SH-102, about six miles north of Midway at about 4 p.m. when the back wheels of a 2006 Volvo semi-truck, driven by 44-year-old Shawn Allen Gray, went off the road.

Gray overcorrected the truck, causing the truck to go off the opposite side of the road. He attempted to correct the truck’s path once more, and the vehicle rolled over four times before landing upside-down.

Gray was ejected five feet from the truck and a passenger, 29-year-old Jose De Jesus Santillan Lopez, was ejected about 50 feet.

Both men were taken to the University of Oklahoma Hospital for the treatment of severe injuries, including wounds to the head and internal organs.

No other vehicles were reported as being involved in 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 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.

 

Texas man and Hollis man dead in Beckham County car accident

ERICK, OK (BECKHAM COUNTY) – Two men are dead as a result of a single-vehicle crash in Beckham County Thursday, according to News 9.

The accident happened west of Erick at the intersection of OK-30 and I-40 Business Loop on Thursday morning when Jimmy Brandon, 58, of Shamrock, Texas, failed to obey a stop sign.

Brandon then collided with a sign, and then the vehicle struck a tree head-on.

A passenger, Hollis man Ricky Thompkins, 56, and Brandon were declared dead at the scene. They both sustained severe head injuries in the crash.

According to the report, neither of the men was wearing a seatbelt at the time 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.

Woman dies in I-44 motorcycle crash in NW OKC

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A woman is dead after a motorcycle accident Friday night on Interstate 44 in northwest Oklahoma City, according to an article by KFOR.

The accident happened on the interstate at about 7:15 p.m. near Martin Luther King Boulevard when the victim, 32-year-old Britanie L. Hobgood, of Seminole, veered to the left of the roadway. Her motorcycle, a 2020 Suzuki, then struck a cable barrier, leaving Hobgood with multiple injuries, including those to the leg, torso, and head.

She was taken to the University of Oklahoma Medical Center, where she later died.

The cause of the accident is not clear 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 motorcycle 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.

26-year-old OKC man dead in I-240 collision

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – An Oklahoma City man is dead following an accident on Interstate 240 yesterday that was possibly related to alcohol, according to an article by KFOR.

The incident occurred yesterday afternoon near Eastern Avenue and I-240, when 26-year-old Nicholas Chamberlain, of Oklahoma City, swerved to avoid a traffic delay. He then collided with the back of another vehicle, driven by 47-year-old Gabriel Parra.

Chamberlain died at the scene of injuries to the head and the leg, according to authorities.

Evidence of alcohol was found inside his vehicle.

Parra was not injured in the accident.

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.

Arkansas man dead in I-40 pedestrian accident in Sequoyah Co.

MOFFETT, OK (SEQUOYAH COUNTY)– An Arkansas man was killed in a pedestrian accident last night near Moffett, according to KFOR.

The accident happened on Interstate 40 about four miles from Moffett at about 7 p.m.

The victim, John Rabe, 55, of Greenwood, Arkansas, was hit by a vehicle and then sent to the hospital for multiple injuries including those to the head, internal organs, arm, head, leg, and chest.

He was pronounced dead at 8 p.m., about an hour after the collision.

There are no details at this time regarding the circumstances of the crash or the description of the vehicle.

The accident remains under 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 pedestrian 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.

One dead, one in critical condition after Chickasha crash

CHICKASHA, OK (GRADY COUNTY) – One man died and another was critically injured Friday night in a speeding-related crash in Grady County, according to KFOR.

The accident happened at 8:49 p.m. at the ramp for Exit 83 on the H.E. Bailey Turnpike (Interstate 44). A Dodge Ram 1500 containing victims 43-year-old Reford E. Alcorn and 25-year-old Billy M. Johnson, both of Chickasha, was traveling over the speed limit when the driver lost control of the vehicle. The Dodge then rolled over multiple times and ejected both passengers from the pickup truck.

Alcorn died at the scene, and Johnson was transported to an Oklahoma City hospital for the treatment of critical injuries, including those to the head, torso, arm, leg, and internal organs. Neither of the men was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident.

It is unclear at this point which of the two men was the driver of the pickup truck.

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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