Mayes County, OK (July 17, 2019) – On July 16, Oklahoma Highway Patrol responded to a hit and run pedestrian accident on Highway 82 just south of Locust Grove.
Reports from witnesses indicate that a dark blue Chevy truck with an extended cab rear-ended a car along the roadway. The driver of the pickup truck pulled over to the side of the road and a passenger from the car exited the vehicle.
As the passenger stood alongside the road, the driver of the pickup truck took off, running over the passenger on the side of the road.
The passenger sustained very serious injuries and was transported to the intensive care unit in an area hospital.
No other person involved in the accident was injured. At this time, the collision remains under investigation.
Our thoughts and with the woman injured in this collision.
Pedestrian Accidents In Oklahoma
There are thousands of people who venture out on foot to travel from place to place. Although this is generally considered a safe and reliable form of transportation, these individuals are still at risk. Sadly, countless people lose their lives in Oklahoma pedestrian accidents while hundreds more are left to deal with excruciating pain and suffering from injuries each year. If you were injured in a pedestrian accident, it is crucial for you to contact a personal injury attorney in Oklahoma as soon as possible.
Over the years, Oklahoma pedestrian accident attorneys at McIntyre Law have helped countless victims get the justice and compensation they deserve. Our team of reputable accident attorneys is dedicated to helping victims get full and fair compensation to cover the damages incurred from their accidents. If you were injured in a collision, by no fault of your own, contact our personal injury attorneys in Oklahoma at (405) 917-5250 to get help now.
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.