2-vehicle crash at US-64 and OK-48 kills 1, injures 1
Posted on Tuesday, August 22nd, 2023 at 11:07 pm
CLEVELAND, OK – A 48-year-old man died on Monday, and another man went to the hospital after two vehicles collided at a busy Cleveland intersection.
According to Fox 23 News, the incident happened around 7:30 a.m. at the intersection of US-64 and OK-48, which is just northwest of Keystone Lake RV Park.
Police say that an eastbound 2012 GMC Sierra neglected to yield the right of way at a stop sign and was struck by a southbound 2017 Ford F250.
The collision forced the Sierra off of the highway and caused it to overturn. Authorities pronounced the driver, identified as Anthony Price, deceased at the scene.
Additionally, medics transported a male passenger from the Sierra to the hospital with critical injuries.
The driver of the Ford did not sustain injuries in the crash.
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.