Emergency crews respond to crash involving 2 semis on I-44WB near Douglas

Posted on Wednesday, January 10th, 2024 at 1:53 am    

OKLAHOMA CO., OK – One person went to the hospital Tuesday after an accident involving two jackknifed semis along the interstate in northeast Oklahoma County.

According to KOCO News 5, the incident happened early in the morning on the westbound side of the Turner Turnpike, or I-44, near North Douglas Boulevard. This is east of I-35 and south of Arcadia Lake.

The circumstances of the accident are still under review. Police suspect that icy roads were a primary factor in the collision.

An ambulance reported to the scene to transport one person with unspecified injuries.

Officials warned of lengthy delays along the westbound side of the Turner Turnpike while crews worked to move the 18-wheelers and clear the scene.

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 truck 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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