Tulsa, OK (August 5, 2019) – Just after 1:40 p.m. on August 4, the Tulsa Police Department responded to the scene of an accident in the 2400 block of North Maplewood Avenue.
According to reports, 53-year-old David Wayne Sowell was trimming a large limb from a tree at a home in the area when he fell off a 5-foot ladder.
After landing on the ground, the limb landed on top of Sowell, striking him in the head.
Emergency crews arrived at the scene, where they pronounced Sowell deceased.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of Mr. David Wayne Sowell at this time.
Premises Liability In Oklahoma
Every year, numerous individuals lose their lives in accidents on other people’s property. Sadly, there are many instances in which individuals are fatally injured in accidents due to the negligent or reckless acts of others. When victims lose their lives on another person’s property, it is imperative that surviving relatives contact a wrongful death attorney in Oklahoma as soon as possible.
Over the years, McIntyre Law’s personal injury attorneys in Oklahoma have helped countless families get the justice they deserve for the wrongful death of a loved one. Our attorneys are dedicated to helping surviving relatives move forward in the best way possible after losing a loved one in a tragic incident. If your loved one died in an accident, by no fault of their own, contact our premises liability attorneys in Oklahoma at (405) 917-5250 to schedule a free case evaluation to see how we can help you.
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