Single-vehicle crash at Teel and Hickory in Sapulpa kills man

Posted on Wednesday, January 17th, 2024 at 2:50 am    

SAPULPA, OK – Police are investigating a solo crash that happened early Tuesday morning along a busy roadway in east-central Creek County, reports Fox 23 News. 

The incident happened around 4 a.m. in the area of West Teel Road and South Hickory Street, which is west of Main Street and the Green Hill Funeral Home and Cemetery.

Police are still investigating the cause of the accident. Thus far, they say a driver lost control of their vehicle, travelled over the median in the roadway, and crashed into a tree.

The driver died at the scene of the accident. Authorities have not yet released his identity to the public.

A full investigation is underway. In the meantime, authorities seek to remind drivers about the importance of driving slowly and carefully on potentially slick roads.

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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