One driver killed, another hospitalized following collision on U.S. Hwy 75 near Owasso

Posted on Tuesday, January 19th, 2021 at 10:35 pm    

TULSA, OK – A Sperry man was killed and another driver was hospitalized following a collision on U.S. Highway 75 near Owasso, reports News Channel 8.

Oklahoma Highway Patrol say troopers arrived at the scene at the intersection of U.S. Hwy 75 and 96th Street North at about 9:15 a.m. The crash occurred in the northbound lanes of U.S. Hwy 75.

Authorities identified the victim as 59-year-old Carl McCarty of Sperry, the driver of a Toyota Corolla involved in the accident.

McCarty sustained critical injuries and was transported a nearby hospital in Owasso, where he later passed away.

The other driver suffered non-life threatening injuries and was transported to a hospital in Tulsa.

Officials are still investigating the circumstances of the collision. We will update this blog if further details are made available.

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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