2-vehicle crash on I-44SB past NW 23rd kills 1 in OKC

Posted on Wednesday, August 23rd, 2023 at 8:06 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A man died Saturday morning after his vehicle crashed into a disabled car on the interstate in northwest Oklahoma City.

According to OKC Fox 25,  the incident occurred at 3:48 a.m. on the southbound side of I-44 just past Northwest 23rd Street, which is south of Will Rogers Gardens.

Police say the victim, identified as 60-year-old Cecil E. Cotton, collided with the rear of a stalled vehicle on the southbound side of I-44. Cotton died at the scene of the accident.

No other injuries have been referenced in connection to the crash. The investigation is ongoing.

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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