Woman killed in semi truck-related accident in Pontotoc County

Posted on Monday, October 12th, 2020 at 11:18 pm    

BYNG, OK – A woman was killed in an accident in Pontotoc County on Monday morning, according to News 12.

Police say the crash took place on U.S. Highway 377 and Broadway Street at around 5:45 am.

According to officials, 32-year-old Katherine Hall was driving westward at the time. She did not properly stop at a stop sign and was hit by a semi truck in the intersection.

Hall, who was thrown 60 feet from her vehicle by the force of the crash, died at the scene.

Both the driver and the passenger of the semi truck were treated at a local hospital.

Local police say Hall was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident.

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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