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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.

1 killed in head-on collision in Owasso

OWASSO, OK – One person was killed this morning in a head-on collision involving a motorcycle and pickup truck, according to Fox 23.

The accident occurred near East 76th Street North and North Mingo Road in Owasso, a northern suburb of Tulsa. Police arrived on the scene at approximately 7 a.m. and blocked off Mingo Rd. as they investigated.

One person was declared dead at the scene. No further details are available at this time, but we will update this blog should they become 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 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 killed in collision with passenger vehicle

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A motorcyclist was killed in west Oklahoma City Saturday when a passenger vehicle turned in front of him, according to News 9.

The motorcyclist was traveling west on NW 10th Street at about 10:30 a.m. when a motorist attempted to turn left onto N Holly Avenue, crossed in front of him, and caused the two vehicles to collide.

The motorcyclist was killed in the accident, although it is unclear whether he was pronounced dead at the scene or at a nearby hospital. We will endeavor to update this blog should more information become 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.

Motorcyclist hospitalized following collision in Midwest City

MIDWEST CITY, OK – Officials with the Midwest City Police Department are looking into what may have caused an overnight collision that sent a motorcyclist to the hospital Tuesday.

According to News on 6, the crash occurred near the intersection of Northeast 23rd Street and North Douglas Boulevard sometime before 3:30 a.m.

Both a motorcyclist and the driver of an SUV involved in the crash sustained injuries as a result. The motorcyclist was taken to the hospital while the occupant in the SUV was treated for minor injuries and released from the scene.

Details regarding what caused the incident remain under investigation as of Tuesday evening. The motorcyclist’s condition is also 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 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.

Fatal motorcycle crash reported in Moore

MOORE, OK – One person was killed and another hospitalized following an early morning motorcycle crash in Moore Monday.

According to News 9, the crash happened near the intersection of Southwest 19th Street and Telephone Road shortly after midnight. Officials pronounced the driver deceased at the scene of the crash, while the passenger was transported to a local hospital to be treated for serious, potentially life-threatening injuries.

The identities of those involved are being withheld pending notification of family members.

Details regarding the cause of the crash remain under investigation as of Monday evening.

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.

22-year-old man killed in early-morning Sand Springs motorcycle crash

SAND SPRINGS, OK – A motorcycle accident in Sand Springs, about nine miles southwest of Tulsa, early this morning led to the death of a 22-year-old motorcyclist, according to Tulsa World.

The accident happened at the intersection of 137th West Avenue and 41st Street S just before 2:30 a.m. when the driver of a 2016 Ford Fusion, a girl from Sand Springs, collided with the 22-year-old driver of a 2014 Harley-Davidson motorcycle.

The motorcyclist, Sand Springs man Jason Fincannon, died as a result of the accident. He was not wearing a helmet when the crash occurred.

The Fusion’s driver was not injured in the collision.

Authorities continue to investigate the accident 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 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.

 

Norman man dead after motorcycle falls from OKC bridge

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A man from Norman is dead after his motorcycle went over a bridge in Oklahoma City on Sunday, according to News on 6.

The accident happened in the morning at the intersection of Kilpatrick Turnpike and Southwest 15th Street when Norman man Billy Vanderwater, 24, lost control of his motorcycle while going over the turnpike.

The vehicle began to fishtail, and Vanderwater then went over the side of the bridge.

He died at the scene.

Officials do not believe intoxication was a factor in the collision, which remains under investigation 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.

 

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