Driver killed in wrong way crash on U.S. 169 & S. 4050 Rd near Collinsville
Posted on Wednesday, January 20th, 2021 at 12:51 pm
COLLINSVILLE, OK – A wrong way driver was killed in a head-on crash on U.S. Highway 169 at the South 4050 Road intersection north of Collinsville on Sunday morning.
According to Tulsa World, the accident occurred at 2:13 a.m., when a driver traveling the wrong way in the northbound lanes of U.S. 169 slammed into a northbound vehicle at a high speed and then caught fire.
The wrong way driver was declared deceased at the scene. The two motorists from Morristown, TN, in the other vehicle were not hurt.
Authorities have not yet identified the driver who was killed.
If more information is released, this blog will be updated.
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.