Police chase ends in two-car crash with injuries on Harrison Ave in Shawnee

Posted on Thursday, October 5th, 2023 at 1:23 am    

SHAWNEE, OK – Medics transported three people to the hospital Tuesday in Shawnee after a police chase concluded with a two-car collision near the interstate.

According to KOCO 5, the incident happened Tuesday afternoon on Harrison Avenue near the I-40 on-ramp, which is just southeast of the Shawnee Mall.

Officials say they were pursuing a driver who was wanted on multiple felony warrants. While fleeing police, the driver crashed into another car.

Three people were hurt in the accident, including the suspect, a passenger, and the other driver. The severity of their injuries is unknown at this time.

The investigation is ongoing.

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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