Calumet, OK (July 12, 2019) – On July 12, the Canadian County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene of an oil field accident near Highway 270 and Ranch Road.
According to reports, a piece of equipment fell on two workers who were on-site in Calumet.
The incident caused one victim to sustain fatal injuries. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene of the incident.
A second victim was seriously injured in the incident and transported by a medical helicopter to OU Medical Center.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of the person who lost their life in this incident.
We pray the injured victim makes a full recovery.
Construction Accidents In Oklahoma
The construction industry is known for being the most dangerous job in the country. Unfortunately, the heavy and complex machinery can cause serious and fatal injuries for workers who are not adequately trained as well as those not afforded a safe work environment.
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Over the years, Oklahoma workplace accident attorneys at McIntyre Law have assisted countless families in getting the justice they deserve for the wrongful death of a loved one. Our knowledgeable injury accident attorneys in Oklahoma have over 84-years of experience helping those harmed get full and fair compensation to cover the financial burdens incurred from the fatal accident of a loved one. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Oklahoma at (405) 917-5250 to see how we can help you.
Note: While writing these posts, we utilize secondary sources who may not have accurately represented the situation or the conditions of those involved. The accidents have not been independently verified by our team and may contain inaccuracies as a result. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident. If you notice any incorrect information included in our content, please inform us as soon as possible and we will correct it.
Disclaimer: At McIntyre Law, P.C., we are active members in our local communities and in those across Oklahoma. While we hope the pain and suffering experienced in these accidents never happen to anyone, these kinds of events are all too common across our state. Our goal is that these posts will raise awareness and prevent future accidents from occurring. The information included within should not be misconstrued as legal advice and you should always consult with a trained legal professional about the specifics of your situation before taking any action.