Head-on crash along Hwy 177 near Stillwater injures 2, including officer

Posted on Saturday, May 11th, 2024 at 1:54 am    

PAYNE CO., OK – Two men, including one police officer, went to the hospital Friday after a wrong-way crash along the highway in central Payne County, reports OKC Fox 25.

The incident happened around 10:10 a.m. on Highway 177 between Stillwater and Perkins.

Police say that a driver may have suffered a medical episode when he crossed several lanes of traffic and crashed head-on into a parked cruiser in a construction zone.

Medics transported the 84-year-old driver of the vehicle and the police officer to a local hospital for non-critical 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.

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