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Toll booth temporarily shuts down after injury collision

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NEWCASTLE, Okla. – Emergency crews were called to an injury collision involving a car and a toll booth Monday night.

Courtesy: ChickashaNOW.com

Courtesy: ChickashaNOW.com

Officials say a car struck the toll booth on the H.E. Bailey Turnpike at the Newcastle toll gate.

The area was temporarily closed so Mediflight could land on the roadway.

According to ChickashaNOW, the occupant of the vehicle was ejected.

They were mediflighted to an Oklahoma City hospital.

Two wreckers were also called to the scene to help remove debris.

No word on the condition of the injured person.

 

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