Oklahoma City, OK (April 29, 2019) – On April 27, Oklahoma Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a crash along Interstate 35 in Kay County.
The incident occurred around 10:42 p.m. on the southbound side of the interstate near Tonkawa. Although Troopers are unsure of the initial cause of the collision, a pickup truck and a tow truck collided along the interstate.
The driver of the pickup truck, who was identified as 58-year-old Willie T. Hudson from Mississippi, was pronounced deceased at the scene of the incident. The driver of the tow truck was transported to Blackwell hospital for treatment to injuries sustained in the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured driver and their family at this time. We would like to send our warmest condolences to the family of Mr. Willie T. Hudson. Our thoughts and prayers are with them at this time.
Fatal Collisions In Oklahoma
Hundreds of individuals lose their lives annually in Oklahoma truck accidents. Unfortunately, numerous accidents count be prevented, but drivers are often reckless and carelessly in control of their vehicles. Drivers’ inability to maintain control of their vehicles can have fatal consequences for others involved in collisions they cause.
Attorneys who work at McIntyre Law understand that families are often unprepared to deal with the tragic loss of a loved one. This is especially true when victims lose their lives unexpected. If your loved one was killed in a truck accident, it is crucial to contact an Oklahoma personal injury attorney as soon as possible.
For over 84-years, attorneys who work at McIntyre Law have helped numerous families get the justice and restitution they deserve. Although deciding to file a wrongful death claim against an at-fault driver is not an easy decision for families, our attorneys firmly believe that victims should recover for the wrongful death of their loved ones. Contact McIntyre Law at (405) 917-5250 to see how our Oklahoma wrongful death attorneys 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.