2 struck and killed by pickup that jumped curb in OKC

Posted on Saturday, March 19th, 2022 at 2:01 am    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Two people died after they were struck by a driver in a pickup on a sidewalk in northwest Oklahoma City Thursday evening.

According to KFOR, the victims were walking along the sidewalk along NW 10th Street near N Portland Avenue when a driver in a pickup jumped over the curb and struck them.

They were pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the pickup was detained by police. No further details on the crash have been disclosed.

This information is presented as a way to help keep our community safer and is not meant to be taken as legal advice. However, the Oklahoma wrongful death attorneys at the Abel Law Firm have helped clients secure financial compensation for their medical bills, lost wages, and other expenses. If you or someone you love has been injured in an accident involving another vehicle, contact us today for a free consultation.


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