Rogers County, OK (July 16, 2019) – On July 13th, police and emergency crews reported to the scene of a motor vehicle accident shortly before 9:30 p.m. near the intersection of State Highway 20 and NS 4230.
According to reports from the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, 27-year-old Phil Dilldine was riding a bicycle near the intersection when he was struck by a 1984 Chevrolet.
Dilldine was seriously injured in the collision and pronounced deceased by first responders at 9:40 p.m.
The two occupants of the Chevrolet were uninjured in the collision.
At this time, the crash remains under investigation.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of Mr. Phil Dilldine.
Bicycle Accidents In Oklahoma
The warm weather encourages individuals to get out and enjoy the weather. One thing we see more often in warm weather is individuals out on bicycles. People often utilize bicycles as a safe and reliable form of transportation. Sadly, there are countless instances where victims on bicycles lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents.
When victims are killed in collisions caused by negligent or reckless drivers, it is crucial that surviving relatives contact a wrongful death attorney in Oklahoma as soon as possible to protect their legal rights. Families may be able to obtain remuneration to cover medical expenses, funeral arrangements, and other damages resulting from the fatal accident of a loved one.
Over the years, Oklahoma bicycle accident attorneys at McIntyre Law have helped countless victims and their families get the justice they deserve. Although we understand it is difficult for families to decide whether they should file a legal claim against those at fault, we firmly believe families deserve to recover from the wrongful death of a loved one. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Oklahoma today at (405) 917-5250 to see how we can help you get the justice you deserve.
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.