Pickup truck crashes into ditch on Highway 75 in Tulsa

Posted on Wednesday, April 27th, 2022 at 8:48 pm    

TULSA, OK – Emergency crews were called to the scene after a pickup truck crashed into a ditch off Highway 75 this morning.

According to Fox 23, the crash happened some time before 7 a.m. near the exit to 36th Street North.

Investigators say the truck rear-ended a sedan that was driving at a low rate of speed . The impact caused the truck to veer off the side of the freeway and crash into a culvert.

An unidentified woman was sent to a nearby hospital with injuries to her shoulder. The extent of her injuries are unclear 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.


Man injured after being struck by semi-truck on Turner Turnpike

Posted on Wednesday, April 27th, 2022 at 8:42 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A man was sent to the hospital after he was hit by a semi-truck on the Turner Turnpike late Tuesday night.

According to KFOR, the victim was hit while walking in the eastbound lanes of the turnpike shortly before midnight.

The unidentified 42-year-old man was taken to OU Medical Center in fair condition.

The precise location of the crash is not mentioned in the report.

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.


Woman struck, killed after getting flat tire on US-177

Posted on Tuesday, April 26th, 2022 at 8:37 pm    

STILLWATER, OK – A woman was killed when she was hit by a vehicle while assessing her flat tire near Stillwater on Monday.

According to KFOR, the woman’s 2012 Nissan Versa broke down in a northbound lane of US-177  at about 11 a.m.

Shortly after the woman stopped, a man in a Ram pickup truck also pulled over to assist her. While they were checking on the flat tire, a third vehicle careened into the Nissan, striking the woman.

The victim, who has been identified as 48-year-old Leslie Escoe, was pronounced dead at the scene.

No further details about the crash are available at this time. Should more information come to light, this blog will be updated.

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.


Driver extricated after dump truck hits power pole in north Oklahoma City

Posted on Monday, April 25th, 2022 at 7:52 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A dump truck driver was pinned inside the cab of his after it struck a power pole in north Oklahoma City last Friday morning.

According to KFOR, the crash happened at about 11:30 a.m. near the intersection of 50th Street and Kelly Avenue.

OG&E disabled the powerlines while emergency crews freed the driver from he vehicle. Fortunately, no serious injuries were reported as a result of the incident.

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.


Accident blocks traffic on Yale Avenue North at E 41st Street

Posted on Monday, April 18th, 2022 at 4:55 am    

TULSA, OKC- An accident took place on Yale Avenue North at E 41st Street on the evening of April 15, TTN Tulsa reports.

We do not know whether anyone was injured in the accident.

We will continue to follow this developing story and provide further details as 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.


Accident blocks traffic on NW 23rd Street at North Sterling Avenue

Posted on Wednesday, April 13th, 2022 at 3:09 am    

OKLAHOMA, OKC- An accident happened on NW 23rd Street at North Sterling Avenue on the evening of April 12, TTN Oklahoma City reports.

We do not know whether anyone was injured in the accident.

Traffic was affected for some time following the accident.


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.


Authorities report accident on Dobbs Road at Southeast 59th Street

Posted on Tuesday, March 29th, 2022 at 4:17 am    

OKLAHOMA, OKC- TTN Oklahoma City reports that an accident took place on Dobbs Road at Southeast 59th Street  on the evening of March 28.

We do not know anything else about the accident at this time.

Drivers should seek alternate routes 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.


Crash affects traffic on North Yale Avenue at E 41st Street

Posted on Monday, March 28th, 2022 at 4:51 am    

TULSA, OKC- A crash happened on North Yale Avenue at E 41st Street on the evening of March 25, according to TTN Tulsa.

We do not know whether anyone was injured in the crash.

Further investigations are ongoing.


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.


Accident impacts traffic on North Memorial Drive at E 51st Street

Posted on Monday, March 28th, 2022 at 4:45 am    

TULSA, OKC- TTN Tulsa reports that an accident took place on North Memorial Drive at E 51st Street on the evening of March 25.

Little else is known about the accident at this time.

We will endeavor to provide further updates as they are made available.


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 slows traffic on US- 75 SB at 96th Street

Posted on Monday, March 21st, 2022 at 4:44 am    

TULSA, OKC- According to TTN Tulsa,  a crash took place on US- 75 SB at 96th Street on the evening of March 18.

It is unclear whether the crash led to injuries at this time.

Our team will continue to monitor this story as it develops and provide further details as 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.

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