Wrong-way crash on US-70 in central Bryan Co. kills 1, injures 1

Posted on Wednesday, August 23rd, 2023 at 8:18 pm    

BLUE, OK – A 32-year-old man died, and another man was seriously injured Monday in a crash involving two pickup trucks on the highway in Blue, reports KTEN 10.

The incident happened just before 8:30 a.m. near the intersection of US-70 and Robinson Road, which is just east of the Eagle Nest RV Park.

The investigation indicates that the victim, identified as David Bean, veered into oncoming traffic on the highway and collided head-on with another pickup truck. Officials pronounced him deceased at the scene of the accident.

Medics airlifted the 70-year-old driver of the second pickup truck to the hospital with serious injuries.

The investigation is ongoing.

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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