Cattle-hauler overturns, closes part of I-44 NB in SW Oklahoma City

Posted on Friday, August 12th, 2022 at 11:30 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK — A rollover collision involving a cattle-hauler was reported late Friday afternoon on Interstate 44 in southwest Oklahoma City, according to TTN Oklahoma City.

The accident happened on the northbound lanes between Interstate 240 (Oklahoma Highway 3) at Exit 115, and Exit 116 to Southwest 59th Street. It was first reported by the Oklahoma Highway Patrol at 4:50 p.m.

Authorities have not provided details on the cause of the wreck, but the northbound lanes were closed in the area, and traffic was backed up to Southwest 74th Street (Exit 114) at the time of the report.

By 5:36 p.m., another cattle-hauler had arrived at the scene, indicating an extended clearance time as crews worked to transfer the cattle.

It was unclear whether anyone was injured.


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