2-vehicle crash on OK-100 at CR-585 in Welling kills 1, hurts 3

Posted on Monday, August 21st, 2023 at 9:01 pm    

WELLING, OK – A 34-year-old man died, and three people went to the hospital Sunday after an SUV and a truck collided on the highway in Welling.

According to Fox 23, the incident happened around 7 p.m. at OK-100 and County Road 585, which is just north of Barber Cemetery.

At this time, police have not commented on what might have caused the SUV and the truck to collide. They say that a passenger in the SUV, identified as Kyle Sam, died in the accident.

Medics airlifted the driver of the SUV to the hospital with injuries to the head, torso, and limbs.

A second passenger from the SUV went to the hospital with injuries, as did a passenger from the truck. The severity of their injuries is unknown at this time.

The driver of the truck was not hurt 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.

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