Vehicle strikes, injures trooper on I-40 and Cimarron Rd near Yukon

Posted on Friday, January 19th, 2024 at 2:48 am    

CANADIAN CO., OK – A state trooper and two other people were hurt Thursday when a vehicle struck both the trooper and the vehicle he had stopped on the interstate near Yukon.

The accident occurred sometime around 1:55 p.m. on the eastbound side of I-40 near Cimarron Rd, which is just northeast of Clarence E. Page – Cimarron – Yukon Municipal Airport.

The investigation indicates that the state trooper stopped a vehicle for unknown reasons along I-40. During the stop, a black Lexus hit both the trooper and the other vehicle.

The trooper went to the hospital with non-critical injuries.

Medics transported the other two drivers to the hospital with undisclosed injuries.

A full investigation is underway to determine what might have caused the driver of the Lexus to lose control.

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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