Car strikes child on apartment playground
Posted on Wednesday, June 23rd, 2021 at 1:42 pm
TULSA, OK – A child was struck by a car at an apartment complex’s playground on Tuesday evening, reports KTUL.
First responders were called to Savannah Landing Apartments on East 60 st at around 6 p.m. after receiving reports of the incident. A sedan drove into the playground and hit a 5-year-old boy.
The boy was rushed by their mother to a nearby hospital. He was not seriously injured.
Security guards detained the driver of the sedan until police officers arrived at the scene. Police believe impairment was a factor in 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.