Motorcyclist killed in crash involving DUI suspect near Medicine Park

Posted on Wednesday, September 21st, 2022 at 6:12 pm    

COMANCHE COUNTY, OK — A 62-year-old man died Tuesday afternoon after his motorcycle collided with a pickup truck on Oklahoma Highway 58 near Medicine Park, reports KFOR.

First responders were called to the scene on the southbound lanes at about 3:54 p.m.

An initial investigation by the Oklahoma Highway Patrol found the man was operating a 2014 Harley Davidson motorcycle southbound when a 2007 Ford F-350 pickup truck made a left turn in his path, causing a crash.

The rider died from his injuries at the scene, confirmed officials.

OHP troopers noted in the accident report that the driver of the pickup was found to have been intoxicated at the time of the fatal wreck.

No further information has been released 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 motorcycle 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.


First responders airlift driver to hospital after driving off bridge near Medicine Park

Posted on Tuesday, December 28th, 2021 at 3:37 pm    

MEDICINE PARK, OK – According to KSWO, crews airlifted a woman to an area hospital following an accident at SH 49 and I-44 Friday.

Before she drove off the bridge, the driver was going the wrong way down I-44, causing several minor crashes. Emergency crews airlifted her to an area hospital. Her current condition is unknown.

Authorities have not released the name of the wrong-way driver.

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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