Duncan, OK (August 14, 2019) – On Saturday, August 10th, emergency crews responded to the scene of a horrific accident at Kiddieland located on North 15th Street in Duncan.
Reports from law enforcement indicate that a train ride was traveling through the area at a high rate of speed when its middle passenger car tipped over at a curve.
Numerous victims inside the car were ejected while others were pinned inside.
Ten people ranging from ages 2 to 67 were injured and transported to Duncan Regional Hospital for medical treatment.
Investigations of this incident conducted by the Oklahoma Department of Labor found that brake failure and high travel speed were the cause of this incident.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims injured in this crash.
Premises Liability In Oklahoma
There are countless instances where individuals are injured in accidents on the property of others. Amusement parks present their own unique set of challenges for visitors, who generally assume that these areas are safe and enjoyable.
When property owners are negligent in the care and maintenance of their property and equipment, it can result in devastating consequences for guests. Those harmed in accidents due to the negligent acts of others should contact a personal injury attorney in Oklahoma as soon as possible.
Over the years, Oklahoma premises liability attorneys at McIntyre Law have helped countless victims get the justice and compensation they deserve. We understand the difficulties victims face in the aftermath of horrific accidents, which is why we are dedicated to ensuring those harmed are able to move forward the best way possible. If you were injured in an accident, by no fault of your own, contact our law firm at (405) 917-5250 to schedule a free case evaluation.
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.