NB I-44 Near Chickasha Reopened After Trooper Involved Accident - News9.com - Oklahoma City, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports |

NB I-44 Near Chickasha Reopened After Trooper Involved Accident

Posted: Updated:
An injury accident involving a state trooper has closed the northbound lanes of the H.E. Bailey Turnpike near Chickasha. An injury accident involving a state trooper has closed the northbound lanes of the H.E. Bailey Turnpike near Chickasha.
CHICKASHA, Oklahoma -

An injury accident involving a state trooper closed the northbound lanes of the H.E. Bailey Turnpike near Chickasha around 3 p.m. Thursday afternoon. The highway reopened at 4:40 p.m.

It happened at mile marker 87 which is two miles north of the Chickasha Ez-Go on I-44 where an Oklahoma State Highway Patrol car and truck were involved.

According to OHP, the trooper was keeping traffic off the construction crew with emergency lights activated when he was rear ended. The trooper was transported to Grady Memorial complaining of neck and back pain.

The crash remains under investigation.

Special Features

iPhone App

Get breaking news, weather, sports & video directly on your iPhone.

Politics

Breaking political news & the latest headlines from the state capitol & D.C.

Radars

See where weather is happening using our live interactive radars.

Technology

Spend your money wisely with reviews of new tech gadgets & the latest news in technology.

TV Schedule

Need to know what's on TV? Check out our television schedule.

Live Radar

WARN Interactive

Special Coverage

  • Bridge Tracker

    How safe are Oklahoma's bridges? Use Bridge Tracker to find out now.

  • Fallen Heroes

    News 9 honors our fallen Oklahoma heroes. View our interactive timeline.

  • Murrah Bombing Timeline

    Learn more about the events leading up to and following the bombing.

  • Storm Zone

    Watch tornadoes tear across Oklahoma and learn how to stay safe!

  • Traffic

    Tired of waiting for a traffic report? Get it now with our Live traffic map!

Powered by Frankly
News 9
7401 N. Kelley Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK 73111
News9.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 KWTV. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.