OHP respond to fatal 2-vehicle collision on US 70
Posted on Tuesday, November 9th, 2021 at 3:49 pm
DURANT, OK – According to KFOR, a driver fatally collided with a semi-truck Monday on U.S. 70.
Jordan L. Cottingame, 26, was driving a Pontiac Vibe on eastbound U.S. 70 when he strayed into oncoming traffic and collided with the semi-truck. The impact ejected Cottingame from the Vibe.
Bryan County EMS took Cottingame to Alliance Durant. AirEvack then transported Cottingame to OU Medical, where he died. Cottingame was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the collision.
The driver of the semi-truck was not hurt in the incident.
Investigators are trying to determine the cause of the crash.
The exact location of the crash is unclear.
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 trucking 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 a semi-truck, contact us today for a free consultation.