Motorcyclist critically injured in Marshal County crash

Posted on Thursday, August 13th, 2020 at 3:09 am    

MARSHAL COUNTY, OK – A man from Newcastle sustained serious injures resulting from a collision following a police pursuit Tuesday evening.

The pursuit and ensuing crash took place along Powell Road a few miles south of Lebanon at about 5:00 p.m., according to KXII. Edwin Dodd, 42, wrecked his Kawasaki motorcycle at a high rate of speed while being chased by Marshal County Police.

Dodd was transported to a local hospital in critical condition, having sustained serious injures to his head and lower body. Details regarding what incited the pursuit have not yet been made available.

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 City motorcycle 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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