Motorcyclist wearing headlamp seriously hurt in Tulsa crash on Christmas

Posted on Sunday, December 27th, 2020 at 9:17 pm    

TULSA, OK – A motorcyclist using a headlamp as a light was taken to the hospital following an accident in Tulsa on Christmas evening, according to News on 6.

The collision occurred near the intersection of N Pine and Peoria at about 7 p.m., when the driver of a Chevy Tahoe made a turn and collided with the motorcyclist.

The motorcycle was reportedly not equipped with a light, leading to its operator wearing a headlamp for visibility.

The motorcyclist, who has yet to be publicly identified, was brought to the hospital for the treatment of severe wounds.

The driver of the Tahoe was not reported as hurt.

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.

 


Fatal motorcycle crash reported in Moore

Posted on Tuesday, September 15th, 2020 at 12:48 am    

MOORE, OK – One person was killed and another hospitalized following an early morning motorcycle crash in Moore Monday.

According to News 9, the crash happened near the intersection of Southwest 19th Street and Telephone Road shortly after midnight. Officials pronounced the driver deceased at the scene of the crash, while the passenger was transported to a local hospital to be treated for serious, potentially life-threatening injuries.

The identities of those involved are being withheld pending notification of family members.

Details regarding the cause of the crash remain under investigation as of Monday evening.

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 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.


One dead, four injured in seven-vehicle collision in Creek Co.

Posted on Sunday, August 23rd, 2020 at 8:12 pm    

KELLYVILLE, OK (CREEK COUNTY) – A man died and four people were injured last night in a multi-vehicle collision in Creek County, according to Tulsa World.

The crash happened at about 6:40 p.m. on Oklahoma Highway 66, near Slick Road, when a 2005 Honda Accord and six Harley-Davidson motorcycles crashed.

59-year-old motorcyclist Gary South, of Tulsa, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The 29-year-old driver of the Accord, also from Tulsa, was taken to the hospital with serious injuries, as was another of the motorcyclists. Another of the riders was taken in for the treatment of non-critical injuries, and an additional motorcyclist was treated at the scene with minor injuries.

The accident remains under investigation 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 City 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.

 


Woman dies in I-44 motorcycle crash in NW OKC

Posted on Sunday, August 9th, 2020 at 3:30 am    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A woman is dead after a motorcycle accident Friday night on Interstate 44 in northwest Oklahoma City, according to an article by KFOR.

The accident happened on the interstate at about 7:15 p.m. near Martin Luther King Boulevard when the victim, 32-year-old Britanie L. Hobgood, of Seminole, veered to the left of the roadway. Her motorcycle, a 2020 Suzuki, then struck a cable barrier, leaving Hobgood with multiple injuries, including those to the leg, torso, and head.

She was taken to the University of Oklahoma Medical Center, where she later died.

The cause of the accident is not clear 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 City 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.


Mannford man, 55, dead in Tulsa motorcycle accident

Posted on Monday, June 22nd, 2020 at 2:07 am    

TULSA, OK – A motorcyclist is dead following an accident in Tulsa on State Highway 97, according to a report by News on 6.

The accident happened today at the intersection of OK-97 and West 55th Street when an SUV failed to stop at a stop sign. The driver of the SUV pulled out in front of a motorcycle and struck and killed its driver. 

The victim is Mannford man John F. George, 55, who was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.

The occupants of SUV, a driver and two passengers, were not hurt.

The accident remains under investigation 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.


I-40 accident between several motorcycles

Posted on Wednesday, May 20th, 2020 at 11:06 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – An accident involving several motorcycles and an automobile closed all lanes of I-40 on Tuesday, according to Oklahoma News4.

The accident occurred on I-40 near Pennsylvania and May Avenues.

Multiple ambulances were at the scene.

No further detail is available.

The Oklahoma City motorcycle 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 someone you know has been hurt in a vehicle 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.


Motorcycle passenger killed in accident with car

Posted on Tuesday, November 8th, 2011 at 4:32 pm    

Sunday evening, a fatal motorcycle accident occurred at the 2500 block of Meridian in Oklahoma City.

According to Oklahoma City police, a 56-year old passenger on the motorcycle was killed in the tragic accident.  The accident occurred when a car turning left into a driveway struck the motorcycle.

Upon impact, the passenger was thrown from the motorcycle into the road.  The victim was struck by an oncoming vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.

The 53-year old driver of the car that struck the motorcycle was arrested on the suspicion of driving under the influence.

Our utmost sympathies go out to the victim’s family and friends.

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