One Injured in Truck Accident on U.S. Hwy. 81 in Jefferson County, OK
Jefferson County, OK — August 14, 2023, one person was taken to a hospital after a three-vehicle accident in the morning on U.S. Hwy. 81 in Jefferson County.
Authorities report a passenger vehicle was facing north on U.S. Hwy. 81 waiting to attempt a left-hand turn when it was allegedly rear-ended by a truck. The collision reportedly forced the car into the southbound lanes where it was struck on the side by a second truck.
A passenger in the car was purportedly air-lifted to a hospital in Denton, TX with serious injuries. Other victims in the crash were reportedly treated at the scene and did not require any transportation for medical care.
There are no further updates at this time.