Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (December 6, 2017): One person is dead and another is critically injured following a fatal motor vehicle crash very early this morning on Interstate 240 in southeast Oklahoma City. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol first received reports of the crash at approximately 3:30 am and immediately responded to the scene.
I-240 was closed for approximately four hours following the crash to allow investigators to inspect the scene and gather and examine critical evidence. While specific details regarding the accident have not been made available, police reports confirm that one driver was arrested at the scene on charges of driving under the influence and manslaughter. Police have not released the identity of any victims, and the total number of individuals and vehicles involved in the crash remains unknown, though the investigation into the accident will continue.
The entire staff at the McGuire Law Firm would like to extend our sincere condolences to the friends and family of the deceased and offer our prayers that those injured make a full and complete recovery. Our hearts are with all of the victims of this horrible tragedy. We truly understand how difficult it can be to be involved in a motor vehicle accident, and we know how important it is to have a support network you can rely on in the aftermath.
If you or your loved ones have been the victims of a motor vehicle crash, the McGuire Law Firm may be able to help you get compensation for your injuries or loss. Call 800-648-5198 to explore your legal options with one of our experienced motor vehicle accident attorneys today.