Crash involving semi near US-412 and OK-412B kills 1 in Chouteau

Posted on Wednesday, February 14th, 2024 at 3:30 am    

CHOUTEAU, OK – A 32-year-old woman died Friday evening in a 2-vehicle crash involving a semi along the highway in southwest Mayes County, reports Fox 23 News.

The incident happened around 6:24 p.m. on US-412 near the Neosho River in the city of Chouteau.

The investigation indicates that the victim was possibly speeding when she rear-ended an 18-wheeler near the intersection with OK-412B. The driver of the semi had slowed to turn onto OK-412B.

The driver of the passenger vehicle, identified as Stephanie Morrison, died after transport to a local hospital.

No other injuries have been reported 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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