2-vehicle crash near Reno and S Czech Hall in OKC kills 1, injures 1

Posted on Wednesday, January 17th, 2024 at 2:29 am    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – One person died Sunday night when their vehicle collided with a truck near a busy intersection in western Oklahoma City.

According to KOCO News 5, officials responded to the West Watch area accident around 8:30 p.m. near the intersection of Reno Avenue and South Czech Hall Road.

It’s not yet clear what caused the accident. Police say that for unknown reasons, an eastbound driver lost control of his vehicle and hit a truck near the intersection. The eastbound vehicle then ignited, killing the driver at the scene.

Authorities have not yet released the identity of the victim.

The truck driver went to the hospital with non-critical injuries.

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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