Trucking accident blocks lanes on Interstate 40

Posted on Wednesday, July 29th, 2020 at 6:50 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Officials with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol have reported an accident involving a tractor-trailer along Interstate 40 during Wednesday morning’s rush-hour traffic.

The crash occurred on I-40 eastbound near the on-ramp to Interstate 35, according to News 9.  the truck ended up blocking off all eastbound lanes for a significant amount of time.

The incident has since been removed from the roadway, but not before causing a traffic jam for commuters into downtown Oklahoma City.

No injuries were reported as a result of the crash. However, the situation is still developing and we will provide any pertinent information as it is released.

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 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.

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