Spiro, OK (May 7, 2019) – On Monday, May 6th, Spiro Police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a collision on Highway 271/East Broadway.
According to Spiro Police chief Michael Draper, an SUV and car were involved in a T-Bone collision in front of the Lakeview Baptist Church.
One person involved in the collision was transported to an area hospital for medical treatment to injuries sustained in the crash. Chief Draper also confirmed that one of the two drivers involved were killed in the collision.
The highway remained shut down for over an hour while personnel worked to clear the incident.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the injured victim and their family.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of the driver who lost their life in this incident.
Fatal Collisions In Oklahoma
Millions of individuals travel Oklahoma roadways annually. Whether people are traveling for work, for pleasure, or another purpose, they are able to do so, in most cases, without any issues. Unfortunately, there are a number of individuals who do not make it to their destinations. Every year, over 600 people lose their lives in Oklahoma car accidents.
In cases where victims are killed by negligent, reckless, or careless drivers, surviving family members should contact a wrongful death attorney in Oklahoma. Working with a skilled and reputable attorney will ensure your family gets justice for the wrongful death of a loved one.
Attorneys who work for McIntyre Law have over 84 years of experience helping those harmed get the justice they deserve. McIntyre Law is dedicated to protecting communities throughout Oklahoma. One of the best ways to guarantee families are protected is by holding those at fault accountable for their actions. If your loved one died in a motor vehicle accident, contact our Oklahoma personal injury attorneys 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.