Pedestrian killed by hit-and-run driver on I-40 in west Oklahoma City

Posted on Wednesday, November 30th, 2022 at 7:37 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK — One person died early Tuesday morning after being struck by a vehicle on Interstate 40 in west Oklahoma City, reports KOCO.

The fatal incident occurred in the eastbound lanes between Morgan Road and Council Road, at about 12:20 a.m.

Few details have been made available, but the Oklahoma Highway Patrol said the victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.

At this time, the OHP continue to search for the driver, who fled the scene without stopping.

Anyone who may have any information is urged to contact OHP investigators at 405-425-2323.

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.


Pedestrian hurt by hit-and-run driver on 29th St in SW Oklahoma City

Posted on Thursday, November 17th, 2022 at 6:22 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK — One person was injured Thursday morning when they were struck by a vehicle in southwest Oklahoma City’s Industrial Heights neighborhood, reports KFOR.

The incident occurred near the intersection of Southwest 29th Street and South May Avenue. Oklahoma City Police responded to the scene at about 6:00 a.m. after receiving a call from the victim himself.

It was unclear what led up to the crash, but officers arrived to find the driver had fled the scene.

Medics treated the victim at the scene for undisclosed injuries. Authorities did not say whether the patient had to be taken to a hospital.

At this time, no information on the fleeing vehicle or driver has been reported.

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.


Pedestrian injured in hit-and-run on 5th St near NW Oklahoma City

Posted on Friday, November 4th, 2022 at 4:37 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK — A woman was hospitalized early Friday after being struck by a vehicle on Northwest 5th Street in northwest Oklahoma City, according to KOCO.

The incident took place at the intersection with MacArthur Boulevard, near the Manwell Acres neighborhood, at about 2:30 a.m.

Details remain limited at this time, but Oklahoma City Police said the female pedestrian suffered head injuries after being hit by a vehicle that fled the scene.

First responders transported the victim to a local hospital in critical condition.

At this time, authorities have not released a description of the fleeing vehicle or any information about the driver.

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.


Pedestrian dies after hit-and-run on SE 44th St in SE Oklahoma City

Posted on Tuesday, November 1st, 2022 at 4:17 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK — A woman was fatally injured Tuesday morning when she was hit by a vehicle in the Lumberman III neighborhood of southeast Oklahoma City, reports KOCO.

The incident occurred near Southeast 44th Street and South Eastern Avenue. west of Akers Park.

An early investigation by Oklahoma City Police indicates the woman was traveling down the roadway on foot when she was struck by the vehicle.

First responders rushed the victim to a local hospital where she was later pronounced deceased.

The department said officers discovered debris at the crash site and a motorcycle with crash damage a short distance away.

At this time, no information on the driver has been provided. An investigation remains 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.


Child hit, injured by car on SW 25th St in south Oklahoma City

Posted on Monday, October 10th, 2022 at 4:47 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK — A child was hospitalized Saturday afternoon after being struck by a vehicle in south Oklahoma City’s Capitol Hill neighborhood, according to News9.

The incident took place in the area of Southwest 25th Street and South Western Avenue, northwest of Mount Saint Mary Catholic High School.

Few details have been released at this time, but Oklahoma City Police said the child pedestrian was hit by a vehicle driven by an unlicensed driver.

The victim was rushed to a nearby hospital with undisclosed injuries. Officials said the patient is expected to recover.

No further information has been made available.

 

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.


Pedestrian hit, injured by car on I-35 in Oklahoma City’s Akers Park

Posted on Thursday, October 6th, 2022 at 6:00 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK — One person was hospitalized Thursday morning after being struck by a vehicle on Interstate 35 in southeast Oklahoma City, reports KOCO.

The incident took place near Southeast 15th Street, in the city’s Akers Park neighborhood. Officials with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol responded to the scene shortly after 6:30 a.m.

Few details have been disclosed at this time, but prior to the crash, the OHP received a call about a pedestrian in dark clothing walking along the interstate.

The victim was transported to a local hospital, where the severity of their condition remains unknown.

An investigation was in progress.

 

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.


Pedestrian hit, killed by car on NW 112th St in far NW Oklahoma City

Posted on Wednesday, October 5th, 2022 at 6:07 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK — One person died late Tuesday night after being struck by a vehicle on Northwest 112th Street in far northwest Oklahoma City, reports KFOR.

The fatal incident took place near the intersection with North County Line Road, in an area northeast of Yukon. First responders arrived on the scene shortly after 10:00 p.m.

According to the Oklahoma City Police Department, two pedestrians were walking in the roadway when a car approached. The driver told authorities they initially only saw one person when they swerved and ended up striking the other person.

Officials confirmed the victim died as a result of their injuries.

The driver remained at the scene and cooperated with investigators.

At this time, no pending charges or citations have been reported.

The OCPD noted both pedestrians were wearing dark-colored clothing at the time of the event, which made them difficult to see.

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.


Man, horse injured by hit-and-run driver in NE Oklahoma City

Posted on Monday, September 26th, 2022 at 6:51 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK — A man and a horse suffered injuries late Sunday night after being struck by a vehicle in northeast Oklahoma City, according to KFOR.

The incident occurred in the 800 block of North Sooner Road. First responders arrived on the scene shortly before midnight.

Few details have been released at this time, but a man was riding a horse when both the man and the animal were hit by a driver who fled the scene.

Both the man and the horse sustained minor injuries, confirmed officials. It was unclear whether the victims were transported to any hospitals or facilities.

At this time, no information regarding the fleeing vehicle or the suspect has been shared.

 

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.


Pedestrian fatally hit by pickup truck on I-40 in east Oklahoma City

Posted on Thursday, September 22nd, 2022 at 5:58 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK — A 40-year-old man was killed early Thursday when he was struck by a pickup truck while crossing Interstate 40 in east Oklahoma City, according to KOCO.

Oklahoma Highway Patrol responded to the scene on the westbound highway near Exit 127 to South Eastern Avenue (First American Boulevard/North Martin Luther King Avenue). The incident was first reported at about 12:20 a.m.

An early investigation indicates a 2022 Ford F-450 pickup truck was towing a 40-foot railer westbound on the interstate when its driver spotted the pedestrian on the roadway. Officials said the driver tried to avoid a crash, but the pedestrian was ultimately hit as he ran across the westbound traffic lanes.

The victim, of Porterville, California, died from his injuries at the scene, confirmed the OHP.

No other information has been shared at this time.

 

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.


Pedestrian fatally hit by train along S High Ave in SE Oklahoma City

Posted on Tuesday, September 20th, 2022 at 6:18 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK — A woman died Monday afternoon after being struck by a train in southeast Oklahoma City’s Shields-Davis neighborhood, according to KFOR.

The fatal incident took place in the area of Southeast 51st Street and South High Avenue, shortly before 4:00 p.m.

No details have been disclosed regarding the circumstances behind the event, but officials indicated the victim died as a result of her injuries at the scene.

A section of High Avenue was blocked as the train came to a stop after the impact.

An investigation into the cause of the crash was underway.

 

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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