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Carter County Vehicle Collision Injures Two

On Behalf of | Mar 5, 2021 | Car Accidents In The News |

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol responded to a crash on Tuesday, March 2nd, around 6:30 p.m. The accident happened near Dickson on US-70, near Dickson Road.

According to the OHP, a 16-year-old Ardmore boy was traveling southbound on US-70 when he failed to yield and was struck by an oncoming truck driven by 60-year-old Andrew Jay, of Madill.

A 16-year-old passenger in the teen driver’s vehicle was transported to Medical City Plano, admitted in critical condition.

Jay was also transported to Medical City Plano and admitted in stable condition.

The 16-year-old driver was transported to a local hospital, treated, and released in good condition.

Did you know in 2019 there were 93 fatal and injury collisions in Carter County (Ardmore, Lone Grove, Wilson)? Of those total accidents, seven occurred during the month of February, resulting in 10 people injured.

If you or a loved one have been injured in a car accident caused by someone else’s negligence, the personal injury attorneys at Swain Law Group can help. Depending on the nature of the car accident, you may be entitled to compensation for lost income, medical bills, and pain and suffering. Please call us or reach out to one of our Oklahoma car accident attorneys by confidential message to discuss your case.