Owassa, OK (May 22, 2019) – On May 22, Owassa Police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Highway 169.
According to reports, a pedestrian was attempting to cross Highway 169 near the intersection of 86th Street North during the early morning hours. As the pedestrian entered out into the roadway, he or she was struck by a semi-truck.
The pedestrian sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene of the incident.
The incident remains under investigation at this time.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of the pedestrian who passed away as a result of this incident.
Pedestrian Accidents In Oklahoma
There are countless instances in which pedestrians are struck by motor vehicle across Oklahoma. Unfortunately, the impact of a motor vehicle can have a devastating impact on the human body. This is especially true when these accidents involve semi-trucks and other large commercial vehicles. Sadly, many pedestrians succumb to fatal injuries sustained in these horrific and unexpected accidents.
When pedestrians are killed in Oklahoma car accidents, they often leave behind families and friends who are devastated by their loss. Dealing with the tragic loss of a loved one is difficult under any circumstance. However, learning that your loved one died due to the negligent acts of another person can make the situation even more difficult to accept.
For over eight decades, Oklahoma wrongful death attorneys at McIntyre Law have helped thousands of families get the justice they deserve. Over the years, our skilled and knowledgeable pedestrian accident attorneys in Oklahoma have worked diligently to ensure families are able to hold those at-fault accountable for their actions. If your loved one died in a pedestrian accident caused by a distracted or negligent driver, contact our law firm at (405) 917-5250 to see what legal options are available for 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.