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Vehicle fire reported at N 23rd and N Martin Luther King Av

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A vehicle fire has been reported at the intersection of North 23rd Street and N Martin Luther King Av, Total Traffic OKC reports

No injuries have been reported. We will monitor the situation and update as we are able. 

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 shuts down busy southwest Oklahoma City exit ramp

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Commuters in southwest Oklahoma City were faced with major delays following a collision on a busy exit ramp during Monday evening’s rush-hour traffic.

According to a tweet by OHP, the accident occurred shortly after 4 p.m. within the northbound exit ramp from I-44 to Southwest 59th Street.

At least one person was reportedly injured as a result of the crash. However, the extent of their injuries remains unknown at this time.

The exit ramp was blocked for over an hour, reopening shortly after 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.

OKC firefighters pull woman from four-alarm commercial fire downtown

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A woman was pulled from a serious commercial fire Wednesday evening, shortly before the building became completely engulfed in flames.

According to News 9, emergency crews were called to the scene at about 6:3o p.m. at a warehouse within the 800 block of Northwest 4th Street.

Firefighters worked to remove bars from a window to rescue a female victim who was trapped inside the building. She was taken to a nearby hospital to be treated for unknown injuries.

It is still unclear what may have 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 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.

Semi carrying liquid nitrogen rolls over after suspected DUI crash in Tulsa

TULSA, OK –  Police in Tulsa believe a drunk driver is to blame for causing a tractor-trailer carrying a dangerous chemical to overturn on US-75 Wednesday.

According to Fox 23 Tulsa, the accident occurred along the freeway near the I-44 interchange.

Police say the unidentified driver of a passenger vehicle made an unsafe maneuver causing the tractor-trailer to lose control and overturn, spilling liquid nitrogen across the roadway.

It is unclear whether the suspect actually struck the truck or not at this time. However, they were taken into custody at the scene.

The roadway was shut down for several hours while emergency crews worked 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 Tulsa trucking 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.

Police on the scene of injury crash along Pennsylvania Ave.

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Police and fire officials in north Oklahoma City were called to the scene of a collision in the Brasswood neighborhood late Thursday afternoon.

According to the Oklahoma City response and accident tracker, the incident took place shortly after 2:30 p.m. within the 14400 block of North Pennsylvania Avenue north of 150th St.

The circumstances leading up to the crash are unclear at this time. However, police say at least one person sustained unknown injuries as a result.

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.

Pedestrian fatally struck by train in south Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A pedestrian was killed after being struck by a train in south Oklahoma City Thursday morning.

According to KOCO, the accident occurred in the early morning hours along the tracks near Southwest 23rd Street and Shields Boulevard.

The circumstances leading up to the crash are unclear at this time. However, one person was pronounced dead at the scene.

We will continue to monitor this developing 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 Oklahoma City 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.

Driver hospitalized after cigarette ignites gas cannister in his vehicle

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – One man was rushed to the hospital after a lit cigarette caused a gas canister to ignite in his vehicl0e Tuesday night.

According to KFOR, the firefighter responded to the scene within the 2000 block of Northwest 12th Street sometime before 11 p.m.

The vehicle went up in flames immediately after the unidentified driver lit a cigarette. He was rushed to a hospital with serious, but non-life-threatening injuries.

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.

2 arrested after crashing into home near 42nd and Pennsylvania Ave.

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Two individuals were taken into custody after slamming into a home in southwest Oklahoma City on Tuesday morning.

According to KFOR, the accident occurred shortly after 3:40 a.m. near the intersection of NW 42nd Street and Pennsylvania Avenue.

Police say they pursued the suspects prior to the incident but lost sight of their vehicle somewhere around NW 36th Street and Kentucky Avenue.  A few minutes later, that vehicle crashed into the kitchen of a private residence.

One occupant in the vehicle sustained minor injuries but was not taken to the hospital. The homeowners were unhurt in the crash.

Both occupants in the vehicle were taken into custody following the accident. It is unclear what charges they will face 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 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.

24-year-old woman killed in Logan County tractor-trailer crash

LOGAN CO., OK – Troopers with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol have identified the woman killed in a collision involving a tractor-trailer Thursday morning.

According to KFOR, the accident took place at about 10:25 a.m. along I-35 a few miles north of Guthrie.

Investigators believe Kristen N. Benham, 24, lost control of her 2008 Dodge Ram and collided with a cable barrier before traveling into the southbound lanes where the pickup truck was hit by an oncoming tractor-trailer. Both vehicles caught fire following the accident.

Benham’s body was trapped inside her vehicle for several hours following the crash. She was pronounced dead after being extricated by fire crews.

It is still unclear what caused Benham to lose control of her vehicle.

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.

Officers on the scene of crash along Pennsylvania Ave.

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Police in northwest Oklahoma City responded to a collision near a busy intersection early Tuesday afternoon.

According to Total Traffic OKC, the accident was reported at about 12:45 p.m. along Pennsylvania Avenue just south of Northwest 122nd Street.

It is unclear if any injuries were sustained as a result of the crash. However, this situation is still developing. We will continue to monitor this ongoing story and provide any pertinent updates as soon 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 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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