Rush-hour crash closes lanes on I-40
Posted on Thursday, September 3rd, 2020 at 3:57 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Officials with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol were forced to close down at least one lane on I-40 following a Thursday morning crash.
According to the official Twitter page of the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, the collision was reported at about 8:00 a.m. within the eastbound lanes of I-40 near South Council Road.
OKC: I40 EB Council. Injury collision. Roadway is blocked. JJM
— Okla. Highway Patrol (@OHPtraffic) September 3, 2020
Troopers have reported injuries as a result of the crash. However, information on the number of people hurt, and the extent of those injuries have yet to be released.
We will continue to monitor this ongoing situation and provide any pertinent updates as they are made available.
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.