Collision blocks all eastbound lanes on I-40 at I-240
Posted on Friday, April 2nd, 2021 at 7:21 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Troopers shut down all eastbound lanes on I-40 following a collision late Friday morning.
According to a tweet by OHP, the accident occurred at about 11:29 a.m. within the eastbound lanes of I-40 near the I-240 interchange.
OKC: I-40 EB I-240 split. Injury collision. Roadway is blocked. JJM
— Okla. Highway Patrol (@OHPtraffic) April 2, 2021
The cause of the crash is unclear at this time. However, at least one person sustained injuries as a result.
Drivers have been advised to avoid this portion of the interstate as delays are likely throughout Friday afternoon.
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.