Single-vehicle crash on Hardesty Rd near Harrison in Shawnee kills driver

Posted on Thursday, January 11th, 2024 at 2:24 am    

SHAWNEE, OK – A man died in Shawnee on Tuesday night after losing control of his vehicle and crashing along a major roadway, reports KOCO News 5.

The incident happened around 11:25 p.m. on Hardesty Road, or EW 118, near Harrison Road, which is east of Fire Lake Casino and Entertainment Center in southeast Shawnee.

Police say that 38-year-old Jason Stout Sr. of Perry lost control of his 2008 Nissan Altima while speeding around a bend in the road. The Nissan slid, left the roadway, and hit a tree after crashing into a ditch.

Stout died at the scene of the accident. Officials have not yet commented on the nature of his injuries.

A full investigation is underway to determine what might have caused the victim to lose control of his vehicle.

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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