The Norman Transcript

October 24, 2013

One dead in morning accident, part of 12th Ave. closed during investigation

The Norman Transcript

NORMAN — One person has died in a morning accident that occured at 12th Ave N.E. and Tecumseh Road at approximately 9:30 a.m.

"Preliminary information indicates that a northbound sedan went left of center and collided with three other vehicles, including a semi-truck," said Norman Police Capt. Tom Easley. Norman police, fire, and EMSSTAT responded.

According to reports from the scene, one of the vehicles caught fire following the collision.

Easley said that 12th Ave. has been closed between Franklin Road and Tecumseh while the scene is investigated by the Collision Investigation and Reconstruction Team.

Easley said that one person, a male, died in the accident, but no other injuries were reported.