Man killed, woman hospitalized after Logan County crash

Posted on Tuesday, April 13th, 2021 at 6:03 pm    

LOGAN CO., OK – A man was killed and a woman taken to an Oklahoma City hospital following a multi-vehicle collision early Monday morning.

According to Fox 25 Oklahoma City, the accident occurred shortly after 7:15 a.m. along State Highway 74F just outside of Crescent.

Investigators say 65-year-old James M. Keeney was northbound on the freeway when he crossed into the oncoming lane and collided head-on with a second vehicle.

Keeney was pinned in his vehicle for over a half-hour before being extricated. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The other driver involved, a 64-year-old woman, was hospitalized in good condition.

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.

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