Woman killed after crashing head-first with semi near Oakwood

Posted on Wednesday, March 8th, 2023 at 3:23 am    

DEWEY CO., OK – A 29-year-old woman died Monday after her vehicle collided with an 18-wheeler along the highway near Oakwood, reports Woodward News.

The incident happened just after 8 a.m. on US-270 in Dewey County, just south and east of Oakwood.

Police say the westbound woman’s vehicle overturned after veering into the eastbound lanes and crashing head-first with a tractor-trailer.

Authorities identified the victim as Mikaela S. Warren.

The 61-year-old truck driver, identified as Douglas D. Stewart, sustained minor injuries and did not require hospitalization.

A full investigation is underway.

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 trucking 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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