Early morning highway collision reported in Oklahoma City

Posted on Wednesday, July 29th, 2020 at 6:43 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Authorities with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol responded to a trucking accident along Interstate 44 near downtown early Wednesday morning.

According to News 9, the crash happened along I-44 eastbound just before the Pennsylvania Avenue exit. Officials say a large semi-truck jack-knifed blocking all of the eastbound lanes.

The incident also caused a fuel spill forcing firefighters to clear the area while the fuel could be cleared from the road.

No injuries were reported as a result of the crash. Although traffic was blocked for a number of hours during the cleanup and investigation causing major delays for rush-hour commuters.

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 truck 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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