Driver killed in wrong way crash on U.S. 169 & S. 4050 Rd near Collinsville

Posted on Wednesday, January 20th, 2021 at 12:51 pm    

COLLINSVILLE, OK – A wrong way driver was killed in a head-on crash on U.S. Highway 169 at the South 4050 Road intersection north of Collinsville on Sunday morning.

According to Tulsa World, the accident occurred at 2:13 a.m., when a driver traveling the wrong way in the northbound lanes of U.S. 169 slammed into a northbound vehicle at a high speed and then caught fire.

The wrong way driver was declared deceased at the scene. The two motorists from Morristown, TN, in the other vehicle were not hurt.

Authorities have not yet identified the driver who was killed.

If more information is released, 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 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.


84-year-old man dies in crash on 126th Street North in Collinsville

Posted on Monday, January 18th, 2021 at 11:14 am    

COLLINSVILLE, OKLAHOMA – Authorities say an elderly man is dead following a single-vehicle crash on 126th Street North in Collinsville on Friday afternoon.

According to Tulsa World, the accident occurred around 2:30 p.m.

The preliminary crash report states that 84-year-old Walter Kerr of Owasso was heading east on 126th Street North after turning from North Memorial Drive when his vehicle crossed the center lane and crashed into a traffic sign.

Collinsville emergency services transported Kerr to a nearby hospital. He was declared deceased on arrival.

At this time, officials are still investigating the circumstances of the crash. We will update this blog if more information is 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 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.


At least one person hospitalized after rollover accident on Hwy 169 in Owasso

Posted on Saturday, November 21st, 2020 at 8:54 pm    

OWASSO, OK – At least one person was hurt following a rollover collision reported this afternoon on Highway 169 in Owasso, according to News on 6.

The collision occurred on Highway 169 near 116th Street N and was reported at 2:40 p.m.

Photos from the scene show a dark-colored SUV crashed on the grassy shoulder of the roadway.

At least one person, who has yet to be publicly identified, was taken to the hospital with undisclosed injuries.

There is no word as to what caused the collision.

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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