Police chase ends in crash with injuries on Will Rogers Tpk in Verdigris

Posted on Thursday, January 18th, 2024 at 2:09 am    

VERDIGRIS, OK – Four people went to the hospital Tuesday after a police chase and a crash along the Will Rogers Turnpike in southwest Rogers County, reports KTUL 8.

Police say the chase started in Tulsa along I-244 and involved a stolen vehicle carrying four people, all of whom were reportedly involved in an act of armed robbery.

The chase ended when the vehicle crashed somewhere on the turnpike in Verdigris, which is northeast of Tulsa. The cause of the collision is unclear.

Medics transported all four occupants to the hospital with non-critical injuries.

Authorities have not yet released any information about the identities of the victims or the charges they will likely face.

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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