Police searching for driver who left the scene of an injury crash in OKC

Posted on Wednesday, August 26th, 2020 at 12:14 am    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – One person was hospitalized after a single-vehicle accident on Interstate 44 Monday night in which the driver fled the scene.

According to News 9, the incident occurred near the intersection of I-44 and Northwest 39th Street in the late hours of the night. Police say the driver was attempting to exit the freeway when he collided with a barrier.

Authorities discovered a female victim who appeared to be under the influence. The driver allegedly ran away from the scene on foot. Their identity, as well as the identity of the female victim, have not yet been released.

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 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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