Mother killed in hit-and-run, family searching for answers

Posted on Tuesday, March 8th, 2022 at 6:34 am    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A 46-year-old woman was fatally struck by a truck north of OKC on March 2.

Heidi Smidt was walking near Quail Springs Mall at NW 140th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue, when a driver in a white Dodge Ram pickup truck hit her, reports News9.

The suspect drove fled the scene, leaving Smidt in the roadway. She died at the scene of the crash.

Her two children, Cuesta Molina and Michael Estep are not giving up hope that the suspect will be found and prosecuted.

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 car accident 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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