Injury crash shuts down all eastbound lanes on I-40
Posted on Thursday, April 1st, 2021 at 7:36 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Traffic delays were reported in west Oklahoma City following a collision on I-40 Thursday afternoon.
According to a tweet by OHP, the accident took place at about 10:34 p.m. within the eastbound lanes of the interstate near the Council Road overpass.
OKC: Injury collision I-40 east bound ay Council. Roadway is blocked…TP
— Okla. Highway Patrol (@OHPtraffic) April 1, 2021
The cause of the crash is not mentioned in the report. However, at least one person sustained unknown injuries as a result.
The eastbound lanes within this portion of I-40 were shut down for about 45 minutes. All lanes were reopened at about 11:15 a.m.
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.