77-year-old man killed in collision near Minco

Posted on Thursday, April 15th, 2021 at 7:14 pm    

MINCO, OK – Troopers are investigating the cause of a collision that took the life of a 77-year-old Anadarko man on Saturday morning.

According to Chickasha News, the two-vehicle crash took place as Artemis Moreno was loading a car onto his pickup truck along OK-37 about two miles east of Minco.

Troopers say a pickup truck attempted to swerve to avoid sticking Moreno’s truck. In the process, the pickup struck Moreno, his truck, and the vehicle is loaded into the rear.

Moreno was pronounced dead by troopers at the scene. The 20-year-old man in the pickup, Brian McConnell, was unhurt. Police believe he may have been under the influence when the accident occurred.

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Collision on I-40 at Morgan Rd. results in injury

Posted on Wednesday, April 14th, 2021 at 7:09 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Troopers with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol have reported injuries resulting from a collision on I-40 early Wednesday morning.

According to a tweet from OHP, the accident occurred at about 3:45 a.m. within the westbound lanes of the interstate near the Morgan Road overpass.

The cause of the crash is unclear at this time. However, at least one person sustained unknown injuries as a direct result.

No significant delays 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 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.


Man killed, woman hospitalized after Logan County crash

Posted on Tuesday, April 13th, 2021 at 6:03 pm    

LOGAN CO., OK – A man was killed and a woman taken to an Oklahoma City hospital following a multi-vehicle collision early Monday morning.

According to Fox 25 Oklahoma City, the accident occurred shortly after 7:15 a.m. along State Highway 74F just outside of Crescent.

Investigators say 65-year-old James M. Keeney was northbound on the freeway when he crossed into the oncoming lane and collided head-on with a second vehicle.

Keeney was pinned in his vehicle for over a half-hour before being extricated. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The other driver involved, a 64-year-old woman, was hospitalized in good 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 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.


56-year-old Texas woman killed in Creek County crash

Posted on Tuesday, April 13th, 2021 at 5:55 pm    

CREEK CO., OK – A woman from Texas died following a single-vehicle crash near Bristow on Monday night.

According to News on 6, 56-year-old Sheilla Forester lost control of her vehicle while traveling west on West 241st Street and collided with a fence. The vehicle then went airborne before crashed into a tree.

Forester was pinned inside her vehicle for an unknown amount of time after it came to rest in a creek bed. She was pulled from the vehicle and pronounced dead by Creek County EMS.

The cause of the fatal crash remains 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 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.


Driver crashes into median along I-44 in Northeast OKC

Posted on Monday, February 22nd, 2021 at 9:50 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Officers in northeast Oklahoma City were called to the scene of a collision along I-44 late Monday afternoon.

According to the Oklahoma City response and accident tracker, the incident took place along I-44 eastbound at the North Pennsylvania Avenue overpass.

The cause of the collision is unclear at this time. However, no injuries were reported as an immediate result.

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.


Driver in critical condition after collision on I-40

Posted on Monday, February 22nd, 2021 at 9:42 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – One person was rushed to the hospital following a major collision along I-40 Friday night.

According to KOKH, the accident took place shortly before 8 p.m. along I-40 near the exit to Southwestern Avenue.

The circumstances leading up to the crash are unclear at this time. However, the driver was extracted from their vehicle and taken to a nearby hospital in critical condition.

The identity of the driver is being withheld pending further 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 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.


Officers on the scene of northwest Oklahoma City car accident

Posted on Friday, February 19th, 2021 at 6:11 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Commuters in northwest Oklahoma City were called to the scene of a collision in the Purdue Place neighborhood late Friday morning.

According to Total Traffic Oklahoma City, the accident took place at about 11:20 a.m. along Northwest 16th Street at the intersection with North MacArthur Boulevard.

The cause of the crash is unclear at this time. However, motorists have been advised to proceed with caution while emergency crews work to clear the scene.

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.


Injuries reported following collision on NW 10th St.

Posted on Friday, February 19th, 2021 at 5:49 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Police in Northwest Oklahoma City were called to the scene of a collision in Classic Corbin Park Friday morning.

According to the Oklahoma City response and accident tracker, the collision took place at about 10:17 a.m. near the intersection of Northwest 10th Street and North Virginia Drive.

The cause of the crash is unclear at this time. However, at least one person was hurt as a result. The extent of the injuries sustained is unclear at this time.

Motorists have been advised to avoid the area as delays are likely throughout Friday morning.

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.


Officers on the scene of northwest OKC injury crash

Posted on Thursday, February 18th, 2021 at 6:03 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Officers in northwest Oklahoma City were called to the scene of an injury collision during Thursday morning’s rush-hour traffic.

According to the Oklahoma City response and accident tracker, the incident took place at about 9:42 a.m. within the intersection of Northwest 23rd Street and North May Avenue.

The cause of the crash is unclear at this time. However, at least one person was injured as a direct result.

We will continue to monitor this developing story for any pertinent updates should they be released.

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.


5 injured in Rogers County collision

Posted on Thursday, February 18th, 2021 at 5:48 pm    

CATOOSA, OK – Five people sustained injuries as the result of a single-vehicle crash in Catoosa Sunday.

According to KOAM, the accident took place along the I-44 exit ramp to US 412 sometime before 4:30 p.m.

Responding officers believe 18-year-old Dayvon Reed, of Joplin, lost control of the vehicle while traveling on the ramp and struck a roadside tree. Reed and four of his passengers, ages 15 to 21, sustained unknown injuries in 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.

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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