Elderly driver hospitalized after going off retaining wall in Guthrie

Posted on Friday, July 30th, 2021 at 1:28 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – An elderly driver was taken to the hospital on Wednesday after they drove off a retaining wall, according to Guthrie News Page.

Guthrie first responders were dispatched to the 500 block of S. Division St around 12 p.m. after receiving reports of the accident.

Though the driver did not suffer any injuries from the crash itself, he was hospitalized for having a medical episode. The crash most likely resulted from the medical episode.

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 into building in Guthrie hospitalizes man

Posted on Monday, June 21st, 2021 at 2:46 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A man was injured on June 19 after crashing into a building, reports Guthrie News Page.

A driver was was driving north on Division St when the driver had a seizure, left the road, struck another vehicle, and then slammed into the south east corner of a building that was fortunately unoccupied.

Emergency crews hospitalized the man at OU Medical Center. He is sore but in otherwise OK condition.

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.


Truck crashes into car, kills the car’s driver

Posted on Friday, May 14th, 2021 at 1:35 pm    

GUTHRIE, OK – A truck crashed into a car at Hwy 33 and Broadway on Wednesday, killing the driver of the fusion, reports KFOR.

Emergency crews were dispatched to Hwy 33 and Broadway around 4 p.m. after receiving reports of a crash.

Investigators say the truck, a Chevy Silverado, was traveling east on Hwy 33 when it strayed across the center line into the westbound lane, crashing into a Ford Fusion in the process.

The Fusion was driven by Michael David McFarland II, 30. McFarland was taken to an area hospital where he died from his injuries.

Alcohol may have played a role in the accident, according to authorities. The incident is still under investigation.

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.


Roadway closed, at least one injured following collision on I-35 near Seward Rd

Posted on Wednesday, April 28th, 2021 at 4:10 pm    

LOGAN COUNTY, OK – A collision in the southbound lanes of I-35 near Seward Road resulted in at least one injury and caused the road to be closed for several hours last night, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.

The accident happened around 8 p.m. Tuesday evening. The road was cleared by 5 a.m. Wednesday morning. Details surrounding the are unclear at this time, but we will update this page if we learn more.

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.


3 dead in fiery, head-on collision involving multiple semis

Posted on Wednesday, April 28th, 2021 at 3:23 pm    

LOGAN COUNTY, OK – Three people were killed in a fiery head-on collision that involved multiple semis Tuesday, reports News 9. The names of the people who died have not been released at this time.

The accident happened south of Guthrie on southbound Interstate 35. One semi was towing another when a third semi struck them, causing a major fire.

Roads were wet at the time of the accident but the Highway Patrol said it is unclear if the crash was weather-related at this time.

All lanes on southbound lanes I-35 were south of mile marker 149 were closed for seven hours following the accident.

This is a developing story and will be updated if possible.

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.

Ed Abel Named Oklahoma City Personal Injury Litigator of the Year

Ed Abel was awarded the Litigator of the Year award as recognition of his tremendous success in the courtroom defending the lives of Oklahomans, and his unique service as a true son of the State of Oklahoma. He has won some of the largest verdicts in Oklahoma's history, and he and his team have successfully argued against harmful tort reform laws in the state Supreme Court. His impact is so widespread across the state that Governor Mary Fallin declared May 1st as "Ed Abel Day."

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