Tulsa hit-and-run accident sends woman to hospital

Posted on Monday, June 28th, 2021 at 1:54 pm    

TULSA, OK – An elderly woman was sent to the hospital after being struck by a hit-and-run driver in the Columbus community of Tulsa on Sunday evening, reports News on 6.

The woman, believed to be in her 60’s, was struck by a car as she was walking east on Garnett. The force of the impact threw her about 40 ft. She was hospitalized in critical condition.

Bystanders at a nearby food truck heard the accident and called authorities.

A hunt for the driver is ongoing.

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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