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Arson suspected in Tulsa mobile home fire

TULSA, OK – Investigators with the Tulsa Fire Department believe arson may have been the cause of a fire at a mobile home park early Sunday morning.

According to News on 6, the fire broke out sometime before 7 a.m. at a home near the intersection of East Pine Street and North Yale Avenue.

First responders located a number of ignition points, leading them to believe that someone may have intentionally started the blaze.

None of the people living in the home were injured. However, two animals died in 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 injury 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.

OKC man dead after being ejected from motorcycle, falling off I-44 bridge

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A motorcyclist was killed after he crashed his motorcycle and fell onto a road beneath a highway bridge in Oklahoma City this afternoon, according to KFOR.

The accident happened on eastbound I-44 at about 1 p.m., when 40-year-old Oklahoma City resident William Looper, operating a 2000 Harley-Davidson motorcycle, went off the left side of the highway bridge.

He collided with a barrier and was then thrown from the bike and over the embankment wall. He landed beneath the bridge on Kelley Avenue.

Looper, who was reportedly not wearing a helmet when the crash occurred, died of injuries sustained during the crash.

No other people were reported as hurt.

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.

 

OKC firefighter killed in motorcycle crash near Moore

MOORE, OK – An Oklahoma City firefighter was killed as the result of a motorcycle accident on Thursday.

According to News 9, Cpl. Chad L. Hyde was involved in a serious motorcycle collision in the Moore area.

Hyde was rushed to OU Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

The circumstances leading up to the crash remain under investigation as of Friday afternoon. The precise location of the crash has not yet been 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 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.

19-year-old motorcyclist killed in Stillwater crash

STILLWATER, OK – Stillwater police have identified the 19-year-old man killed in a motorcycle accident last Friday night.

According to KUSH, the accident occurred at about 8:39 p.m. within the 4500 block of West 6th Avenue.

Investigators believe the driver of a passenger vehicle failed to yield the right of way while turning out of a private drive as 19-year-old Christopher Dylan Howerton was approaching on his motorcycle.

Howerton collided with the sedan and was thrown from the motorcycle, along with his unidentified passenger. Both were transported to Stillwater Medical Center where he died a short time later.

The condition of the passenger is unknown 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.

Man killed in motorcycle accident in northeast OKC

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A motorcyclist was killed in an accident in northeast Oklahoma City on Friday afternoon, according to KOCO News.

The crash occurred near the intersection of Granada Boulevard and NE 20th Street before 5:30 p.m., when a motorcycle and another vehicle collided.

The man operating the motorcycle died at the scene.

The identity of the victim and the cause of the crash are not 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 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.

 

Motorcyclist hurt after collision with pickup truck in Enid

ENID, OK – A motorcyclist was hurt in a crash involving a pickup truck in Enid yesterday, according to the Vance AirScoop.

The crash occurred at Oklahoma and Cleveland at about 4 p.m., when the operator of a Honda motorcycle collided with a Ford pickup truck.

The motorcyclist, who was reportedly not wearing a helmet, was taken to the hospital in Oklahoma City with major injuries. His identity was not immediately released.

Nobody in the pickup truck was hurt.

Authorities are continuing to investigate the crash at this time.

The intersection was closed for a short time as multiple agencies worked 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 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.

 

Motorcyclist wearing headlamp seriously hurt in Tulsa crash on Christmas

TULSA, OK – A motorcyclist using a headlamp as a light was taken to the hospital following an accident in Tulsa on Christmas evening, according to News on 6.

The collision occurred near the intersection of N Pine and Peoria at about 7 p.m., when the driver of a Chevy Tahoe made a turn and collided with the motorcyclist.

The motorcycle was reportedly not equipped with a light, leading to its operator wearing a headlamp for visibility.

The motorcyclist, who has yet to be publicly identified, was brought to the hospital for the treatment of severe wounds.

The driver of the Tahoe was not reported as hurt.

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 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.

 

Motorcyclist dies after accident on Interstate 40

MIDWEST CITY, OK – A motorcyclist died following an accident on Nov. 20 on Interstate 40.

The motorcycle driver crashed on the interstate when he approached slow traffic. In an attempt to swerve, he lost control and the motorcycle fell on him and his passenger.

Both were taken to OU Medical Center on Nov. 20 according to OKC Fox. The passenger was treated and released, but the driver remained in the hospital until he died Monday.

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.

Update: Victims in Sand Springs accident are identified

SAND SPRINGS, OK – The two victims of a fatal accident in Sand Springs earlier this week have been identified.

As we recently reported, two people were killed last Wednesday near the intersection of 41st Street and Teal Ridge Road, when a passenger vehicle pulled out in front of their motorcycle.

Tulsa World has since released more information about the case. Mitchell Raymond Overton, 21, and Kennedy Alexis Behm, 20, have been identified as the victims.

The driver of the car was taken to a hospital that night. No more information about the surviving driver is currently available.

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.

Two dead after a motorcycle and car collision in Sand Springs

SAND SPRINGS, OK – Two people died after a car accident in Sand Springs late Wednesday.

The collision happened near 41st Street and Teal Ridge Road, near Highway 97, between a car and motorcycle.

Police chief Mike Carter told KTUL the car pulled out in front of the motorcycle. Carter also said the driver of the car will have to take a blood test because of the fatal accident.

KJRH confirmed the motorcycle struck the vehicle and News 9 reported that the two deceased victims were those on the motorcycle.

The deceased have not been identified.

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.

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