Downtown Tulsa collision between motorhome and car leaves one motorist dead

Posted on Friday, January 15th, 2021 at 11:12 pm    

TULSA, OK – FOX 23 reports that one motorist is dead following a collision between a motorhome and a car in downtown Tulsa on Friday evening.

According to Tulsa police, the crash occurred near the intersection of East 8th Street and South Cincinnati Avenue. The driver of a car traveling eastbound on E 8th St drove through a red light and was hit by a motorhome heading southbound on S Cincinnati Ave.

the driver of the car was stuck inside the wrecked vehicle and required rescue. After being extricated, the driver was unconscious and transported to St. John’s hospital, where they later passed away from their injuries.

Authorities say the family in the motorhome was visiting Tulsa and no one was harmed.

The collision also damaged an electrical pole, causing power outages in the area.

The identity of the victim has not been released. Should more information become available, our team will update this blog.

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.

Voted Oklahoma's Best Personal Injury Law Firm

Oklahomans across the state have recognized the Abel Law Firm's unique heritage as a statewide institution. Founded by Ed Abel, and today led by his son, Luke Abel, our personal injury law firm has become synonymous with empathy, compassion, and the highest professional performance serving our neighbors. Our family has sought to leave a profound impact upon the State of Oklahoma. We appreciate that former Governor Mary Fallin recognized that dedication when she declared May 1st "Ed Abel Day."

To be named Oklahoma's Best Personal Injury Law Firm is humbling. We are grateful to have won this prestigious honor. We work every day to earn the trust of those we serve: Oklahoma families who are facing some of the most difficulty days of their lives due to the negligence of others. It is our intention and resolve to continue to be deserving of the faith Oklahomans have placed in our family's law firm. Thank you!

Get a free case review