Police identify victims of Tuesday crash at Norman intersection

Posted on Friday, October 20th, 2023 at 1:27 am    

NORMAN, OK – Authorities have publicly identified the two men killed in a rear-end collision at a central Norman intersection early Tuesday morning.

KOCO 5 reports that 34-year-old Ahmed Elkhatib and 30-year-old David Reynosa died after Reynosa’s eastbound vehicle rear-ended Elkhatib’s car at a red-light.

Elkhatib’s vehicle travelled across the intersection and caught fire after hitting a pole and overturning. Both Elkhatib and Reynosa died at the scene of the accident.

The fatal crash occurred around 2:30 a.m. at the intersection of Robinson Street and Flood Avenue near the Old Silk Stocking neighborhood.

Police have not shared any further details regarding what might have caused Reynosa to crash into Elkhatib’s vehicle.

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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