Teen hurt in 2-vehicle crash involving semi-truck in Okarche
Posted on Wednesday, March 8th, 2023 at 3:08 am
OKARCHE, OK – Medics airlifted a young man to the hospital after his vehicle collided with an 18-wheeler on a county road in Okarche, reports OKC Fox 25.
The incident happened Sunday on NS 2740 in Kingfisher county.
Police say an 18-year-old high school student veered out of his southbound lane and collided head-on with an 18-wheeler.
The teen driver sustained critical injuries. Police say he may have been intoxicated at the time of the crash.
The truck driver also went to the hospital with injuries.
A full investigation is underway.
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