Love County, OK (June 26, 2019) – On June 23rd, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Interstate 35 just three miles south of Thackerville.
According to reports from OHP, 29-year-old Christopher Hall was crossing the roadway, on the off-ramp to US-77/Merle Wolfe Road, when he was struck by a motor vehicle. Hall sustained fatal injuries in the collision and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Neither the driver nor either of the occupants of the vehicle was injured in the incident. At this time, the collision remains under investigation.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of Christopher Hall.
Pedestrian Accidents In Oklahoma
We are seeing a major increase in the number of pedestrians out across our state. Unfortunately, walking doesn’t ensure their safety against other vehicles. Every day, numerous pedestrians lose their lives in automobile accidents across Oklahoma. When victims lose their lives in motor vehicle collisions, they often leave behind friends and family who are devastated by the loss.
To make matters even worse, families are often forced to bear the costs of medical treatment and funeral arrangements for their loved one. When victims lose their life due to the negligent acts of others, surviving family members should contact a wrongful death attorney in Oklahoma as soon as possible.
For over 84 years, Oklahoma pedestrian accident attorneys at McIntyre Law have helped countless 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 families deserve to recover from the wrongful death of a loved one. Contact our Oklahoma personal injury attorneys 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.