Multi-vehicle crash involving semi-trucks closes Interstate 40

Posted on Thursday, July 16th, 2020 at 8:13 pm    

HARRAH,  OK – A trucking accident southwest of Oklahoma City sends one person to the hospital and forced officials to shut down a busy interstate early Thursday morning.

According to News 9, the crash happened when a pickup truck drove between two semi-trucks causing them to each collide with the pick up on either side.

The driver inside the pickup was taken to the hospital, their condition is still unknown at this time.

A third vehicle involved was forced off of the highway and into a median along the road, they were not severely injured in the crash.

Oklahoma Highway Patrol was forced to shut down the freeway for four hours, it was reopened again around 7:45 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 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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