Wrong-way crash involving semi kills 1 on I-40EB near Scott St

Posted on Tuesday, April 9th, 2024 at 2:54 am    

DEL CITY, OK – One person died on Sunday in Del City after a wrong-way collision involving an 18-wheeler along the interstate, reports KFOR News 4.

The incident happened in the morning on the eastbound side of I-40 at Scott Street, which is in the Del Mar Laning area.

Police say that a vehicle was driving west on the eastbound side of the interstate and collided with an eastbound semi-truck.

Authorities pronounced the driver of the vehicle deceased at the scene. They’ve not yet released the victim’s name to the public.

It’s unclear if the truck driver sustained injuries in the accident.

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 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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