2-vehicle crash at Skeleton and Garland near Enid kills 1

Posted on Friday, May 3rd, 2024 at 10:22 pm    

ENID, OK – A collision involving a pickup truck and a sedan killed a 43-year-old man early Thursday evening at a Garfield County intersection, reports Enid News & Eagle.

The accident happened around 5:30 p.m. at the intersection of West Skeleton Road and South Garland Road on the southern outskirts of Enid.

Police say that a northbound 2009 Nissan Titan failed to yield right-of-way and crashed into a westbound 2005 Ford Taurus.

The driver of the Ford, identified as Paul Leisher, died after transport to a local hospital. Authorities have confirmed that Leisher was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident.

The teen driver of the Nissan did not sustain injuries in the collision.

A full investigation is underway.

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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