Duncan, OK (July 5, 2019) – There were five reported injured parties in a single vehicle crash that happened on Thursday, July 4th. The crash happened at the intersection of County Road 2865 and Elk Ave, east of Duncan.
Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported that a 2003 Chevy Malibu, driven by 21-year-old Marco A. Galvan, was traveling south on County Road 2865 when the vehicle careened into an embankment after the driver was unable to navigate a turn.
Galvan was transported to Duncan Regional Hospital before being airlifted to OU Medical Center. He sustained serious injuries to his torso.
Four other occupants also had to be taken or airlifted to various medical facilities in the area. The names of the injured victims are Zakry Son, Zakary V. Grochowski, Cullen Cook, and Shawn Hines. Each sustained injuries that required immediate medical treatment following the accident.
None of the occupants were restrained at the time of the accident.
The cause of the crash is currently under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recoveries.
Car Crashes In Oklahoma City
Auto accidents often result in very serious injuries for those involved, including passengers.
Passengers are obviously not in control of the vehicle they are riding in, so when they are injured in a crash, liability is placed on the driver.
In some cases, these injured victims can contact an Oklahoma City auto accident attorney in order to seek financial compensation for damages resulting from the incident.
The Oklahoma personal injury lawyers at McIntyre Law P.C. understand you may not want to bring legal action against someone, especially if they are a close friend or someone you know. If you have been harmed due to a reckless driver, call us at 877-917-5250 to discuss your case today.
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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.