Payne County, OK (April 30, 2019) – On April 21, Oklahoma Highway Patrol was called to the scene of a collision on Highway 33.
According to investigations surrounding the incident, a 2004 Ford Expedition was traveling west on Highway 33 when it collided with a 2003 Chevy Suburban in the eastbound shoulder.
Three people inside the Expedition and two people inside the Suburban were all rushed to area hospitals for treatment. The cause of the incident remains under investigation at this time.
Authorities sadly confirm that a 2-year-old victim who was inside the Expedition succumbed to his injuries seven days after the incident.
Our thoughts are with those injured in this collision.
Our sincere condolences go out to the family of the 2-year-old who lost his or her life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Collisions In Oklahoma
Motor vehicle accidents continue to be the leading cause of accidental death for children across the United States. Sadly, thousands of children are killed in car accidents, while hundreds of thousands more are injured.
When children are killed in car accidents caused by reckless, careless, or negligent drivers, surviving family members should contact an Oklahoma car accident attorney as soon as possible.
The attorneys who work at McIntyre Law have over 90 combined years of experience helping accident victims and their family get justice. It is imperative to hold wrongdoers accountable for their actions. Our law firm is dedicated to helping families get justice and compensation to cover medical expenses, funeral arrangements, and various other damages incurred from their accidents. Contact us today at (405) 917-5250 to get help now.
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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.