Oklahoma City, OK (May 11, 2019) – A hit-and-run accident that left a bicyclist hospitalized on Friday night, May 10th, has police searching for the suspected driver this morning. The incident was reported to have occurred near Southwest 59th Street and Villa Avenue at an unspecified time.
Authorities stated that the unidentified male victim was riding his bike when a truck hit the man while speeding through a church parking lot. Emergency medical crews were called to the scene along with police, where they transported the victim to a nearby hospital for treatment.
At this time, the severity of the victims’ injuries has not been reported. Likewise, there has been no description of the vehicle involved except that it was a truck.
Our sincerest sympathies are currently extended to the victim of this accident as we maintain hope for his full recovery.
Bicycle Accidents in Oklahoma
Many people suffer serious and even catastrophic injuries in Oklahoma bicycle accidents with motor vehicles all too often. These types of accidents can be so serious due to negligent drivers who engage in excessive speed, distracted driving, driving while intoxicated, and drowsy driving, among other reckless actions. While it may be terribly difficult, it is extremely important for victims to understand that they may have substantial rights following a sudden injury.
If you or loved one has sustained serious injuries because of the irresponsible actions of another party or entity, it is then essential to know that there is no substitute for compassionate and experienced representation. Our sympathetic Oklahoma accident attorneys are devoted to providing those who have been wrongfully injured with the benefits of our more than 90 years of combined experience. We recognize the life-changing effects that a sudden injury can cause, and as members of the community, we are here to fight for the compensation you deserve. Call (405) 917-5250 and let us put our knowledge to work for you today.
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.