Authorities ID victim of fatal Tulsa pedestrian accident
Posted on Wednesday, January 6th, 2021 at 3:08 am
TULSA, OK – Authorities have released the identity of the man who was struck and killed in eastern Tulsa on Monday, Tulsa World reports.
91-year-old Estes Riddle was attempting to cross Hudson Avenue and Admiral Place when he was struck by a motor vehicle. The vehicle stopped, at which point a second vehicle attempted to pass it and struck Riddle a second time. Both drivers called 911 and cooperated with police.
Emergency responders pronounced Riddle dead at the scene.
Neither driver has been charged, as Riddle was attempting to cross outside of a designated crosswalk.
We will update this blog if more information comes to light.
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 City pedestrian 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.