UPDATE: Victim identified in fatal east Tulsa crash

Posted on Friday, April 23rd, 2021 at 2:34 pm    

TULSA, OK – Troopers have identified the man killed in a fatal collision in East Tulsa Thursday morning.

According to KTUL, 45-year-old Mark R. Owens, of Tulsa, was killed after crashing at about 3:45 a.m. along I-244 near I-44.

Troopers say Owens’ vehicle veered off the roadway for unknown reasons and struck a sign before colliding with a bridge support. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

No other injuries were reported as a result of the crash.

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 Tulsa 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.


Tulsa man killed in collision on I-244

Posted on Thursday, April 22nd, 2021 at 6:44 pm    

TULSA, OK – A man from Tulsa died as the result of a single-vehicle crash on I-244 early-morning crash on Thursday.

According to Fox 23 Tulsa, the incident occurred sometime before 6 a.m. near the exit to West 51st Street South.

Troopers say 45-year-old Mark R. Owens left the roadway for unknown reasons and struck a sign before colliding with a bridge support. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

No other injuries were reported as a direct result of the crash.

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.


Victim identified in fatal high-speed Tulsa crash

Posted on Friday, March 19th, 2021 at 8:25 pm    

TULSA, OK – Police in Tulsa have released the identity of the man who died as the result of a single-vehicle collision overnight Thursday.

According to KTUL, the incident occurred along Highway 169 between 31st Street and 41st Street.

Witnesses say a silver vehicle had been weaving in and out of traffic at a high rate of speed before it veered off the roadway and collided with a tree. Its driver was pronounced dead at the scene. He has been identified as Aaron Blackwell.

No one else was involved in the fatal crash.

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 Tulsa 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.


Woman killed, driver facing charges in early-morning hit-and-run in S Tulsa

Posted on Sunday, November 8th, 2020 at 1:47 pm    

TULSA, OK – A woman in Tulsa was killed while crossing the street early this morning by a driver who then fled the scene of the crime, according to News 9.

The accident occurred at about 4:15 a.m. at the intersection of Peoria and 61st in south Tulsa. 61-year-old driver Alexis Lau allegedly struck a woman walking across the intersection.

The victim died of injuries sustained during the crash.

Lau allegedly failed to stop for the victim, but was later detained by Tulsa police and arrested for hit-and-run.

Lau was not reported as injured.

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 pedestrian 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.

 


Tulsa woman killed after running stop sign

Posted on Tuesday, September 29th, 2020 at 7:49 pm    

TULSA, OK – A Tulsa woman died after running a stop sign east of downtown early Sunday morning.

According to Tulsa World, the incident occurred within the 14400 block of East Pine Street near the intersection with North 145 E Avenue around 1:00 a.m.

Police say 38-year-old Michelle Cousins ran a stop sign and was struck by a vehicle traveling northbound. Cousins’ car left the roadway and rolled over, ejecting her in the process. She was pronounced dead by paramedics at the scene.

No other injuries were reported as a result of the collision.

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.


One killed in head-on collision in Tulsa

Posted on Tuesday, August 18th, 2020 at 8:59 pm    

TULSA, OK – Officials with the Tulsa Police Department have reported one fatality following a head-on collision Monday night.

The crash happened near the intersection of East Pine Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard at about 9:00 p.m., according to News on 6.

Police say a female driving a Buick was traveling southbound on MLK Blvd. when she entered the oncoming lane, striking a Ford Edge head-on.

The driver of the Buick was rushed to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead shortly after arrival. The other driver was taken to the hospital as well, their injuries remain unknown 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.


Police identify victim in fatal Tulsa crash

Posted on Saturday, July 4th, 2020 at 1:39 am    

TULSA, OK – Officials in Tulsa have identified the man who died following a high-speed crash along a busy Tulsa freeway Thursday.

According to KTUL, Jimmy Jackson, 57, was killed along Highway 169 near the Pine Street intersection when he lost control of his Corvette, striking a concrete barrier and then another vehicle. The corvette subsequently burst into flames along the side of the freeway.

Police say the accident occurred when Johnson was attempting to change lanes at a high rate of speed.

A passenger in the other vehicle involved, an elderly woman, was taken to the hospital in stable condition.

The Oklahoma car accident attorneys of Abel Law Firm have extensive experience helping those who’ve been hurt due to the negligent actions of others. If you or a loved one has been injured in a car crash, we can help. Our team will help you understand your rights and legal options and will seek the maximum compensation possible for your claim. Call us at (405) 451-5157 or fill out a contact form to schedule a free consultation with us online.

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