Driver extricated after vehicle crashes into storm drain on NW 36th St.

Posted on Tuesday, January 24th, 2023 at 12:22 am    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A driver was rescued from their vehicle after it crashed into a storm drain in northwest Oklahoma City last Friday, according to News 9.

Police say the vehicle was westbound on Northwest 36th Street near Meridian Avenue when the driver lost control and veered into the storm drain.

It is unclear at this time if anyone was injured in the crash. However, OKC firefighters worked for about an hour to safely extricate the driver.

Investigators are working to establish an official cause of the collision. Should any additional details come to light, this news blog will be updated.

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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