At least one person injured in crash on I-244 and 23rd St in Tulsa

Posted on Saturday, August 14th, 2021 at 11:37 am    

TULSA, OK – At least one person was injured in a collision on I-244 in Tulsa yesterday afternoon, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.

The crash happened on northbound I-244, near 23rd Street, before 1:25 p.m. It injured at least one person and blocked the roadway.

Authorities have not yet released the cause 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 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.

 


1 dead, 1 seriously hurt in multi-vehicle crash on SH-33 in Creek Co.

Posted on Saturday, August 7th, 2021 at 7:55 am    

CREEK COUNTY, OK – A multi-vehicle collision on State Highway 33 in Creek County yesterday evening led to the death of one person and the serious injury of another, according to KFOR.

The crash happened just after 5 p.m. on SH-33 and S 201st W Avenue, west of Sapulpa, after a 2008 Hyundai Accent collided with a 2011 Kia Soul and a 1999 Peterbilt semi-truck.

The driver of the Hyundai, a 47-year-old man from Drumright, was taken to the hospital in Tulsa with severe head and internal injuries.

A passenger in the same vehicle, 40-year-old Sara E. Clark, also of Drumright, died at the scene.

The driver of the Soul refused treatment at the site of the crash.

The truck driver was not hurt in the collision.

Authorities continue to investigate the crash 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 truck 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.

 


3 men arrested after leading police on chase, crashing into 2 vehicles

Posted on Sunday, August 1st, 2021 at 6:43 pm    

TULSA, OK – Three people, including a fugitive from Pennsylvania, were taken into police custody after they led authorities on a pursuit in an allegedly stolen car and crashed into two other vehicles in Tulsa yesterday.

According to News on 6, the pursuit began near I-44 and 21st Street and involved the allegedly stolen vehicle colliding with two other cars while trying to flee.

Officers managed to take the three men, who identified as Patrick Patterson, Ramon McBee III, and Toby Hill, into police custody near S Wheeling Avenue and 21st Street.

Patterson reportedly had open warrants from Pennsylvania.

No injuries were immediately reported.

 

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.

 


1 dead, 1 injured in crash on W 51st St in Sand Springs

Posted on Saturday, July 31st, 2021 at 5:17 pm    

SAND SPRINGS, OK – Authorities have released more information on the fatal crash on W 51st Street in Sand Springs on Wednesday night, according to KTUL.

The crash happened east of Sand Springs at W 51st Street S at about 8 p.m., when a 1969 Ford F-100 crashed.

42-year-old Stillwater resident David Crockett, a passenger in the vehicle, died at the scene.

The driver, who was not immediately identified, was taken to the hospital with non-critical injuries.

Authorities continue to investigate 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 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 facing charges after crashing car with baby riding on his chest

Posted on Sunday, July 18th, 2021 at 8:22 pm    

TULSA, OK – A man suspected of being under the influence is facing charges after crashing a car while driving with a baby on his chest in Tulsa last night, according to OKC FOX.

The crash happened near Memorial Drive and 31st Street at about 6 p.m., after driver Donald Ramsey crashed his vehicle.

A 6-month-old baby being held by Ramsey was injured during the crash, likely due to the impact of the airbag. The infant’s injuries are not expected to be life-threatening.

Ramsey, who reportedly admitted to using cannabis and prescription medication before the crash, is facing a charge of child endangerment in connection with 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 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.

 


1 dead, 1 seriously injured after early-morning shooting and crash in Tulsa

Posted on Sunday, May 30th, 2021 at 9:06 pm    

TULSA, OK – A shooting and subsequent car crash led to the death of one person and the hospitalization of another in Tulsa early this morning, according to News on 6.

The collision happened near MLK Boulevard and Pine, just after 12 a.m.

According to witness testimony, the occupants of two different vehicles were shooting at each other. One of the vehicles then collided with a utility pole.

Only one vehicle was at the scene when authorities arrived.

One person in the vehicle died, and the second was taken to the hospital with severe injuries.

Authorities have found shell casings and other evidence of a shootout near 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.

 


2 people injured after driver crashes into dump truck in Tulsa

Posted on Sunday, May 30th, 2021 at 7:55 pm    

TULSA, OK – Two people were taken to the hospital after a car crashed into a dump truck in Tulsa this morning, according to KTUL.

The accident occurred on 21st Street and Riverside Drive, when the driver of a white Tahoe allegedly ran a red light, then collided with a City of Tulsa dump truck. The impact caused the truck to overturn

The two drivers were taken to the hospital with undisclosed injuries.

The road was closed as a result of the crash.

No further details are available 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 truck 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 may have been turned away at hotel before being hit by multiple cars

Posted on Saturday, April 10th, 2021 at 4:54 pm    

TULSA, OK – A pedestrian who may have been unable to get a hotel room was fatally struck by multiple drivers in Tulsa late last night, according to KTUL News.

The accident happened in the 4000 block of S Highway 169 at about 10 p.m., when a pedestrian was struck by multiple vehicles.

The victim, who was not immediately identified, may have been recently turned away from the Wyndham Hotel nearby.

She was found unconscious in the roadway by emergency crews, and she died of injuries sustained during the crash.

No further details are available 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 pedestrian 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 through church fence in Tulsa rollover crash

Posted on Thursday, March 18th, 2021 at 12:10 am    

TULSA, OK – Tulsa police were called to the scene of a single-vehicle collision at a local church early Wednesday morning.

According to KTUL, the accident occurred at about 3 a.m. at the First Baptist Church in north Tulsa.

First responders say the unidentified driver lost control of their vehicle for unknown reasons and crashed into the fence before taking out the railing and some steps before coming to rest on its roof. The church itself was not struck by the vehicle.

The driver involved was uninjured. It is unclear if they will face any charges in connection to 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 Tulsa 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 arrested for sex crime parole violation after crashing into Tulsa motel

Posted on Sunday, March 14th, 2021 at 9:34 pm    

TULSA, OK – A man was taken into police custody and is facing multiple charges, including one related to a sex crime, after he crashed into a motel in Tulsa, according to KTUL.

The accident happened at the OYO Motel, located at 35 N Sheridan Road, near I-244 (Crosstown Expressway), when Duane Harper, of Indiana, reportedly crashed a white Mitsubishi SUV into a motel room wall.

The beam supporting the balcony on the second floor was damaged, which led to Tulsa FD needing to reinforce it.

Bystanders claimed that Harper was attempting to run over a woman when the accident happened. This has not been independently confirmed by our staff, as the victim left the scene before officials arrived.

Harper was treated at the scene for undisclosed injuries.

Harper was arrested on a warrant for a parole violation in connection with a prior sex crime in Indiana. He is also facing charges of resisting arrest and public intoxication.

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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