Child killed in Canadian County crash

Posted on Thursday, July 30th, 2020 at 5:26 pm    

CANADIAN COUNTY, OK – A nine-year-old child was killed in a multi-vehicle collision in Canadian County early Wednesday morning.

According to KFOR, the crash involved three vehicles and took place along Interstate 40 west of Cimarron Road, shortly after 6:20 a.m.

Officials with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol said that the child and two other victims were in a Kia Sorento which collided with a semi-truck and a 1979 Winnebago.

An 11–year-old, also in the Sorento, was treated and released from the hospital, while the 39-year-old female driver remains in serious condition.

No one else was injured as a result of the crash. The cause of the collision is still 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 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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