Car vs. 18-wheeler crash kills 1 on Turner Tpk in Creek Co.

Posted on Tuesday, April 4th, 2023 at 3:22 am    

SAPULPA, OK – The driver of a passenger vehicle died Sunday morning after colliding with a semi-truck along the turnpike in Sapulpa, reports Fox 23.

The incident happened around 8 a.m. near mile marker 212 on the Turner Turnpike, which is northeast of Kellyville.

The investigation indicates that the 18-wheeler was parked on the shoulder of the turnpike at the time of the crash.

Medics pronounced the car driver dead at the scene of the accident.

It is still unknown if the truck driver sustained 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.

Voted Oklahoma's Best Personal Injury Law Firm

Oklahomans across the state have recognized the Abel Law Firm's unique heritage as a statewide institution. Founded by Ed Abel, and today led by his son, Luke Abel, our personal injury law firm has become synonymous with empathy, compassion, and the highest professional performance serving our neighbors. Our family has sought to leave a profound impact upon the State of Oklahoma. We appreciate that former Governor Mary Fallin recognized that dedication when she declared May 1st "Ed Abel Day."

To be named Oklahoma's Best Personal Injury Law Firm is humbling. We are grateful to have won this prestigious honor. We work every day to earn the trust of those we serve: Oklahoma families who are facing some of the most difficulty days of their lives due to the negligence of others. It is our intention and resolve to continue to be deserving of the faith Oklahomans have placed in our family's law firm. Thank you!

Get a free case review