Solo crash near SW 148th and I-44 kills 1 in south OKC
Posted on Saturday, August 5th, 2023 at 4:10 am
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – One person died Thursday after losing control of his vehicle and crashing along the interstate just north of Newcastle.
According to KFOR News 4,the incident happened around 9:40 p.m. in the area of SW 148th Street and I-44, which is just north of the I-44 Speedway OKC.
The investigation thus far indicates that the man hit a pole after leaving the roadway and that the pole impaled him. The man died at the scene of the crash. Authorities have not yet released his identity to the public.
Police continue to investigate the cause of the accident.
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.