On Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 there was a major car accident in Del City, Oklahoma. This accident occurred when a car drove off Interstate 40 and hit a power pole. This caused other power lines to drop closer to the highway. Shortly after the accident most big rig trucks or 18 wheelers were very close to the power lines when driving through this area. The was also a brief power outage because of this car accident. To learn more about safety tips and crashes in general check out our Oklahoma City car accident lawyer page.
It is not uncommon for car and truck accidents to happen on Interstate 40. That said, it is not common to see a vehicle drive off of an interstate on an overpass. This is a very dangerous situation as the driver and passengers are in a compromised position with little opportunity to adjust for the impact of the ground or the power pole. There is very little information on this case so we are unable to report the cause of the accident.
We sincerely hope all that were involved in the accident are safe and were not hurt. KOCO in Oklahoma City first reported the accident and we will do our best to find out more. If you know anything about this Interstate 40 car accident in Del City, Oklahoma please feel free to comment below. We would like to report the full details so our visitors are up to date on the situation.
At this point we have seen a few updates on Twitter but have been unable to find any pictures on Instagram or Facebook. There is the possibility that someone with a smartphone took some pictures and/or videos and uploaded them to Twitter, Facebook or Instagram. If you find anything related to this car accident near Oklahoma City please let us know.