1 killed, 1 injured in collision on Kilpatrick Turnpike

Posted on Friday, September 18th, 2020 at 7:10 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Officials with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol are investigating the cause of a crash that killed one individual and injured another on the Kilpatrick Turnpike Thursday night.

According to News 9, the collision occurred on the turnpike near North May Avenue. Police say one man was killed after he collided with a tree. A second vehicle was also involved in the accident, although it is unclear how. A passenger in that vehicle received minor injuries.

Both individuals were adult males, possibly in their 30’s. Their identities are being withheld pending notification of the families.

Details regarding an official cause of the accident remain 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 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.

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