Pontotoc County, OK (July 25, 2019) – On July 24th, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Highway 19 at approximately 1:40 a.m.
According to reports, 38-year-old James E. Wilson was traveling east on Highway 19 on a 2018 Harley Davidson motorcycle when his vehicle collided with an 800-pound cow in the roadway.
Wilson sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of Mr. James E. Wilson at this time.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents In Oklahoma
In Oklahoma, countless people lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents. These horrific incidents often cause overwhelming pain and suffering for families who are left to deal with the tragic loss. It is crucial for families to know their legal rights, especially when their loved one dies due to the negligent acts of others.
Oklahoma state laws require farmers to have their animals restricted to their land through adequate fencing and barriers. Unfortunately, there are cases where animals escape and enter onto roadways. When victims lose their lives by striking these animals with their vehicles, surviving family members should contact a wrongful death attorney in Oklahoma to protect their legal rights.
Over the years, McIntyre Law’s motorcycle accident attorneys in Oklahoma have helped countless families collect restitution to cover the damages incurred from the fatal accident of a loved one. Our attorneys are dedicated to helping those harmed get the justice they deserve for the wrongful death of a loved one. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Oklahoma at (405) 917-5250 to see how we 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.