Choctaw County, OK (July 12, 2019) – On Friday, July 12th, emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle collision at the intersection of US-70 and State Highway 271 just before 2:00 p.m.
According to reports, a woman traveled through the intersection after failing to stop. As a result, the woman’s vehicle was struck by another vehicle crossing through.
The woman sustained fatal injuries in the incident and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
An individual in the second vehicle, who was identified as a sheriff’s deputy, was seriously injured and airlifted to a hospital in Plano.
At this time, the collision remains under investigation.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of the victim who was killed in this tragic incident.
We pray the injured victim is able to make a fast and full recovery.
Fatal Car Accidents In Oklahoma
Every year, hundreds of motorists lose their lives in collisions across Oklahoma. Sadly, families are often left to deal with the financial and emotional consequences of these horrific incidents. When victims lose their lives due to the negligent acts of others, it is imperative for surviving relatives to contact a wrongful death attorney in Oklahoma as soon as possible to protect their legal rights.
Attorneys who work at McIntyre Law are dedicated to helping families get the justice they deserve for the wrongful death of a loved one. Although we understand it is difficult for families to decide whether they should file a legal claim, we believe they deserve to recover from the tragic loss. Our injury accident attorneys in Oklahoma work diligently to ensure families collect full and fair compensation to cover medical treatment, funeral arrangements, and various other damages incurred from the fatal accident of a loved one. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Oklahoma at (405) 917-5250 to see what legal options are available for 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.