Man dies from medical incident after solo crash on I-240

Posted on Friday, April 21st, 2023 at 11:25 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A 54-year-old man died after a single-vehicle collision along the interstate in Oklahoma City on Tuesday afternoon, reports Fox 25 OKC.

The incident happened just after 2 p.m. on I-240 near South Eastern Avenue, which is between I-35 and South Bryant Avenue.

The investigation indicates that the victim may have had a medical episode, which caused him to leave the roadway and crash into a fence along the interstate.

Medics transported the man, identified as Stanley Herman, to a local hospital. Herman died at the hospital from issues related to the medical issue he experienced.

The crash remains under investigation.

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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