Possible DUI crash at Yale and Haskell in Tulsa kills 1, injures 1

Posted on Tuesday, February 27th, 2024 at 5:05 am    

TULSA, OK – One person died, and another went to the hospital Friday after an alleged DUI crash involving three vehicles in the Sequoyah area of Tulsa, reports News on 6.

The incident happened in the evening at the intersection of North Yale Avenue and Haskell, which is just south of North Yale Park.

Police say the crash involved a Toyota, a Chrysler, and a Ford Truck. The driver of the northbound Toyota may have been intoxicated when he entered the southbound lane of traffic and collided head-on with the Ford. The Toyota rotated and was then struck by the northbound Chrysler.

Authorities declared the driver of the Toyota deceased at the scene, while the driver of the Ford sustained non-critical injuries.

Officials have not yet released the name of the victim.

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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