Stigler, OK – Three People Injured Following Collision at IntersectionCar Accidents in Oklahoma on August 18, 2019
Stigler, OK (August 17, 2019) – Three people suffered injuries in a two-vehicle crash that took place on Thursday night, August 15th. The collision occurred at the intersection of State Highway 9 and 71 in Stigler, Haskell County.
According to authorities, Feliciano Rosas, 58, of Katy, TX, was heading east on SH 9 in a 2011 Freightliner when his vehicle went through a stop sign. Rosas struck the driver’s side of a 2004 Ford pickup truck being operated by John D. Thompson, 55, of Stigler.
Thompson was subsequently pinned inside his vehicle following the impact of the collision. Emergency responders arrived at the scene and extricated Thompson within about 20 minutes. He was then airlifted to St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa, where he was listed in critical condition with multiple injuries.
A passenger in Thompson’s vehicle, Steven D. Ishcomer, 54, of Oklahoma City, was transported to McAlester Hospital, where he has since been released. One other passenger, identified as Virginia F. Hodge, 52, of Ada, was also taken to McAlester Hospital, where she too has been released. Rosas was uninjured in the collision.
Police are investigating the conditions of the drivers involved at the time of the accident.
Our thoughts are with all three injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recoveries.
Car Accident Injuries in Oklahoma
It is an unfortunate fact that numerous car accidents in Oklahoma are caused by reckless or blatantly criminal drivers each and every year. Far too many of these accidents end with fatalities and critical injuries as they are commonly caused by preventable factors, such as speeding, impairment, drowsiness, and mechanical failure. As victims or bereaved family members, it is essential to understand that you may have the right to be compensated for your suffering.
If you have sustained serious injuries or lost a loved one in a car accident on Oklahoma roads, our accident attorneys at McIntyre Law are here with a passion to guide you along the path toward obtaining the compensation you deserve. We understand that there is nothing more traumatic than the sudden and unjust loss of a loved one, and we are ready with over 90 years of combined experience to fight on your behalf. Please don’t hesitate to call us today at (405) 917-5250 or contact us online for more information.
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