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Injuries reported in crash on Turner Turnpike in Sapulpa

SAPULPA, OK (CREEK COUNTY) – At least one person was injured during a collision on the Turner Turnpike in Sapulpa this afternoon, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.

The accident happened at about 12:15 p.m. on the Turner Turnpike westbound (I-44), near mile marker 220.

At least one person was reported as injured as a result of the collision.

The roadway was blocked while authorities worked the accident.

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 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 may have been turned away at hotel before being hit by multiple cars

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.

 

One man dead, one injured in speeding-related crash in Mayes County

SPAVINAW, OK (MAYES COUNTY) – A driver was killed and his passenger was injured in a collision in Mayes County late last night, according to News on 6.

The collision occurred in Spavinaw, located northeast of Tulsa, on State Highway 20, just before midnight.

A driver, Domingko Nennis, was reportedly speeding when he failed to round a curve in the roadway. He then crashed into a tree.

Nennis died at the scene.

A passenger in the vehicle was taken to the hospital for the treatment of non-critical head wounds.

Authorities reportedly smelled alcohol on Nennis during their 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 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 killed, driver facing charges in early-morning hit-and-run in S Tulsa

TULSA, OK – A woman in Tulsa was killed while crossing the street early this morning by a driver who then fled the scene of the crime, according to News 9.

The accident occurred at about 4:15 a.m. at the intersection of Peoria and 61st in south Tulsa. 61-year-old driver Alexis Lau allegedly struck a woman walking across the intersection.

The victim died of injuries sustained during the crash.

Lau allegedly failed to stop for the victim, but was later detained by Tulsa police and arrested for hit-and-run.

Lau was not reported as injured.

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.

 

Man facing multiple charges after fleeing police in stolen vehicle in Tulsa

TULSA, OK – A man is facing charges after he attempted to elude a police chase and abandoned a stolen vehicle in Tulsa early this morning, according to News on 6.

The chase began near the intersection of 61st Street and 33rd W Avenue as suspect John Naylor was spray painting a vehicle. When confronted by police, he drove away from the scene.

The chase wound through Tulsa and Creek Counties, and only stopped when Naylor got out of the car and ran across the highway, leaving the vehicle behind.

He was eventually apprehended by authorities and is facing multiple charges, including eluding police, possession of a firearm by a felon, and possession of a stolen vehicle.

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.

 

Teen girl dead, 4 injured in N Tulsa wrong-way crash

TULSA, OK – A teenage girl was killed, and four other people were injured in a wrong-way crash in north Tulsa, according to an article by Tulsa World.

The crash happened on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, near 36th Street N last night when a pickup truck supposedly crossed over the middle line and into the lane of oncoming traffic while rounding a curve.

The pickup truck, driven by a man with warrants for his arrest on misdemeanor crimes, then struck a sedan head-on.

The teenage girl, who was a passenger in the sedan, died at the scene of the crash.

Four other occupants of the sedan were taken to the hospital in undisclosed condition.

The driver of the pickup was not hurt in 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.

 

Worker injured in Tulsa airport electrical accident

TULSA, OK –  A worker was injured after being electrocuted Saturday at the airport in Tulsa, according to News on 6.

The accident was reported just before 3 p.m., and according to the Tulsa Fire Department, occurred while a man was working on the roof at Jones Airport.

The victim, who has not been publicly identified, was taken to the hospital with unspecified injuries. As of Saturday afternoon, he was alive.

Check back later with further details on this developing news story.

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 workplace 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.

 

Pedestrian killed after being struck by two cars in Tulsa hit-and-run

TULSA, OK – A man died Friday night in Tulsa after being struck by two vehicles, one of which fled the scene, according to Tulsa World.

The accident occurred in the 6300 block of South Memorial Drive at about 10 p.m.

The unidentified victim was pushing a shopping cart and walking north along the southbound lanes of the highway when he was hit by two vehicles. The first driver stopped to render aid, but the second driver fled the scene.

The victim died later at a hospital of injuries sustained in the crash.

Police are searching for the second driver at this time and are considering using surveillance footage from the area.

The 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 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.

Louisiana man injured in N Tulsa rollover crash

TULSA, OK – A man was sent to the hospital following a rollover accident this morning on U.S. Highway 75 this morning in north Tulsa, according to a report by FOX23.

The accident happened before 8 a.m. near the intersection of US-75 and 56th Street North when the victim, 26-year-old Henry Bell, of St. Amant, Louisiana, suffered a medical episode. The pickup truck traveled off the roadway and then collided with a wire median.

Bell and a passenger were trapped within the wreckage of the pickup for about an hour before being extricated by emergency crews. Bell was then taken to the hospital for the treatment of multiple injuries.

The other occupant of the vehicle was not seriously injured.

Officials closed the northbound lanes of US-75 for the rescue operation.

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.

Uber driver facing charges after he allegedly hits, kills passenger with vehicle

TULSA, OK – An Uber driver is facing charges of first-degree murder and assault with a deadly weapon after he reportedly struck and killed a passenger with his car on Friday, reports KFOR.

The incident occurred at about 1:40 a.m. at 6510 East 71st Street in Tulsa.

The accused, Omar Baabbad, allegedly struck an unidentified passenger in a parking lot after he and the man had a fight inside his vehicle. The passenger got out of the car and began to walk away, which was when Baabbad supposedly struck him with his vehicle.

The victim was taken to the hospital with critical injuries and later died.

Baabbad claims that the victim threatened to shoot him.

Witnesses at the scene of the incident say that it was the victim who felt threatened and attempted to leave. They say that while the passenger told Baabbad that he had a gun, he never displayed any weapon.

Police did not find a gun at the scene of the crime.

Baabbad is being held at the Tulsa County Jail on charges of assault with a deadly weapon and first-degree murder.

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.

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