3 children injured in UTV accident near Chandler

Posted on Wednesday, May 18th, 2022 at 8:02 pm    

LINCOLN COUNTY, OK — Three children were hospitalized Tuesday afternoon after a crash involving a utility terrain vehicle just outside of Chandler, reports FOX25.

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol said the incident took place on a private property shortly before 2:15 p.m., when troopers were first notified.

Details are limited, but the three kids were riding on a UTV when it crashed. It was unclear whether anyone else was driving the vehicle at the time.

All three victims were taken to OU Medical Center, where their condition remains undisclosed.

An investigation by the OHP was underway.

 

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.


ATV driver crashes, injures 2 near Ringwood

Posted on Thursday, October 7th, 2021 at 1:37 pm    

RINGWOOD, OK – Two people were injured in an ATV accident about five miles west of Ringwood on Wednesday, KGWA reports.

At around 3:30 a.m., Johann Joseph Stoekel, 22, crashed after taking a turn too fast. Stoekel and his passenger, Edith Renteria, 22, were thrown from the ATV during the crash. Neither of the two occupants was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident.

Stoekel was taken by a private vehicle to Integris Bass. He was subsequently flown to St. Anthony’s Hospital, where he was admitted in stable condition.

Renteria was also taken to Integris Bass. She was treated and released.

Authorities noted that there was an alcohol odor at the scene of the incident.

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 ATV 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 while riding an ATV that was caused by someone else, contact us today for a free consultation.


ATV driver crashes in Rocky Point, injures himself and passenger

Posted on Thursday, July 15th, 2021 at 2:04 pm    

ROCKY POINT, OK – Two people were injured after they were thrown off their ATV on Wednesday, reports Tulsa World.

Dustin T. Barney, 26, was driving the ATV and Ashley C. Stowers-Rector, 33, was the passenger.

Sometime on Wednesday, they left the roadway at the intersection of 690 Rd and 313 Ct and struck a culvert, launching the two off the vehicle.

Stowers was taken via Lifeflight to St. John’s Hospital hospital in Tulsa. She is in critical condition and has substantial injuries to her legs, arms, and head.

Barney was taken by Wagoner EMS to St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa with a leg injury. He has since been released

Police are still investigating the incident.

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.


ATV crash in Spencer kills rider

Posted on Monday, June 21st, 2021 at 2:15 pm    

SPENCER, OK – An ATV crash near the North Canadian River killed a man Sunday night, reports KOKH and News 9.

According to the fire department, the accident happened on the 13000 Block of North Westminster. A man riding an ATV got pinned by it in a sand bar. The man’s died despite his friends attempts to revive him.

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.


Emergency crews respond to off-road accident near Lake Stanley Draper

Posted on Thursday, April 15th, 2021 at 7:58 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Police southeast of Oklahoma City were called to an off-roading accident early Thursday morning.

According to the Oklahoma City response and accident tracker, the incident took place at about 7:22 a.m. along an off-road trail in the southeast corner of Lake Stanley Draper.

The cause of the accident and the number of people involved are unclear at this time.

Our team will continue to monitor this developing story and provide any pertinent updates, should they be 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 off-road 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 people dead, another injured in Henryetta UTV vs pickup crash

Posted on Sunday, October 11th, 2020 at 8:13 pm    

HENRYETTA, OK – Two men were killed and another person was injured when a UTV crashed into another vehicle in an accident in the Henryetta area on Friday, according to News 9.

The accident happened early Friday morning when the victims, Brice McGirt, 25, and Nicholas King, 33, struck a pickup truck with their UTV.

The occupants of the UTV died as a result of the accident.

The pickup truck’s driver, who was not publicly identified, was taken to the hospital with undisclosed injuries.

Authorities continue to investigate the collision 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 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.

 


Injuries reported in Coweta ATV crash

Posted on Monday, September 21st, 2020 at 10:38 pm    

COWETA, OK – A woman from Porter was hospitalized after sustaining injuries in an ATV accident in rural Coweta Sunday evening.

According to Tulsa World, 65-year-old Kimberly Slater was riding an ATV southbound on 385th E. Avenue when she lost control of the vehicle and departed the roadway, rolling onto its side before coming to a stop. Police believe excessive speed played a role in the crash.

Slater was taken to St. John Hospital to be treated for head and internal injuries. She is reportedly in stable condition.

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 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 injured in Murray County ATV crash

Posted on Sunday, July 5th, 2020 at 6:05 am    

DAVIS, OK (MURRAY COUNTY) – A man died and a woman was seriously injured Friday afternoon following an ATV crash in Murray County, according to KFOR.

The accident happened just before 3 p.m. near Substation Road and U.S. Highway 77.

The driver of the Polaris Razor ATV, 28-year-old Davis man Joe D. White, was riding with passenger Kathryn White, 29, also of Davis, when they collided with a culvert. The ATV then rolled over multiple times, ejecting both occupants from the vehicle.

Joe White died at the scene of the accident.

Kathryn White was airlifted to the hospital for the treatment of multiple critical injuries, including those to the head, arm, leg, and torso.

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 ATV 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.


UTV accident kills ten year old boy in Broken Bow

Posted on Thursday, May 7th, 2020 at 3:31 am    

BROKEN BOW, OK. –  A ten-year-old boy was killed in a utility task vehicle (UTV) accident on Saturday, according to KTBS News 3.

The accident occurred just after 10:00 p.m. on the 200 block of Pine Hurst Lane, just northwest of Broken Bow. The boy was driving a Polaris Ranger with an adult passenger when the vehicle veered to the right and struck an embankment, according to sources. The UTV overturned after hitting the embankment and rolled over on the driver’s side.

The adult passenger, 55-year-old Jon Barrone, of Broken Bow, was not injured in the accident. The child suffered severe internal and head injuries and was transported to McCurtain Regional Hospital where he was later pronounced dead. Neither the child nor Barrone was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident, according to police.


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