Multi-vehicle crash involving semi-trucks shuts down Will Rogers Turnpike

Posted on Monday, June 28th, 2021 at 2:04 pm    

MAYES COUNTY, OK –  A multi-vehicle crash involving semi-trucks shut down the westbound lane of the Will Rogers Turnpike in Mayes County on Monday morning, reports News on 6.

The incident happened on the stretch of the turnpike between Claremore and Big Cabin sometime Monday morning.

According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, a semi-truck collided with a brush hogger and then another semi-truck rear ended the first one.

Both westbound lanes were blocked for a while until emergency crews cleared the area.

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 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.


Update: More information released on Claremore crash

Posted on Friday, June 25th, 2021 at 2:08 pm    

CLAREMORE, OK – More information has been released in regards to a deadly crash on Tuesday morning, reports News on 6.

The crash involved a car and semi-truck. It occurred sometime Tuesday morning somewhere on Will Rogers Turnpike approxamately five miles east of Claremore.

Andrew Hughes, 35, died at the hospital sometime on Thursday. It’s unclear if he was in the car or semi-truck.

The incident is still under investigation by Oklahoma Highway Patrol.

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 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.


Crash reported near Claremore

Posted on Wednesday, June 23rd, 2021 at 2:10 pm    

CLAREMORE, OK – An accident with injury was reported in Rogers County on Tuesday, reports Fox 23.

A car and a semi-truck were involved in the collision. It occurred sometime somewhere along the Will Rogers Turnpike around 5 miles east of Claremore.

Following the accident, a section of the turnpike was closed.

No other details are available at this time.

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 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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