Persons Involved In Turner Turnpike Accidents Have Been Located, OHP Says


Sunday, February 14th 2021, 9:43 pm
By: News 9


JONES, Okla. -

After initially not being able to track everyone down involved in a multiple semi truck accident, an Oklahoma Highway Patrol confirmed to News 9 that everyone has been located.

The accidents happened on the Turner Turnpike near Post Road just before 3 p.m. Sunday afternoon.

OKCFD also received assistance from the Edmond, Jones and Luther fire departments.

According to the OKCFD, four semi-trucks and four commercial vehicles were involved in the accidents. Four people were transported to nearby hospitals. Their conditions are not yet known.

While on scene, OKCFD Battalion Chief Benny Fulkerson said that two fire engines and a brush pumper were not able to work due to frozen mechanical parts.

As of 9:43 p.m. Sunday, the eastbound lanes of the Turner Turnpike have reopened.