Stillwater, OK (June 19, 2019) – At approximately 7:15 a.m. on Wednesday, June 19th, emergency crews and the Oklahoma Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Highway 177 near Yost Lake Road.
Reports from OHP indicate that 20-year-old Kayleah Bell was traveling north along the highway. Ms. Bell pulled off to the shoulder of the roadway and attempted to make a U-turn. As Ms. Bell’s vehicle re-entered the roadway. She was struck by a vehicle traveling south.
Ms. Bell sustained fatal injuries in the collision and was pronounced deceased at the scene of the incident.
The driver of the second vehicle received medical treatment at the scene of the incident.
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of Ms. Kayleah Bell at this time.
We hope the injured driver makes a full recovery.
Fatal Car Accidents In Oklahoma
Being involved in a motor vehicle accident can have a devastating impact on the lives of victims and their families. This is especially true when victims lose their lives in automobile accidents caused by negligent or reckless drivers. Unfortunately, motor vehicle accidents claim the lives of over 600 victims across our state annually. When victims lose their lives in collisions caused by negligent or reckless drivers, it is crucial that their family contacts a wrongful death attorney in Oklahoma as soon as possible.
Oklahoma car accident attorneys at McIntyre Law work diligently to ensure those harmed get the justice they deserve for the wrongful death of a loved one. Although we understand filing a legal claim is a difficult decision for families, we firmly believe they deserve to recover from the wrongful death of a loved one. Over the years, our car accident attorneys in Oklahoma have helped countless families get full and fair restitution to cover medical expenses, funeral arrangements, and various other damages resulting from the fatal accident of a loved one. If your loved one died in a collision caused by the negligent acts of another driver, contact our law office 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.