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Pedestrian Dead After Two Vehicles Struck Him

A pedestrian died after being struck by two-vehicles, a January 3 article of Oklahoma’s News 4 reported.

The incident happened around 8:59 AM, in Interstate 40 East. 56-year-old Mark A. Stauffer was hit by a 2018 Kenworth tractor-trailer and a second vehicle. The tractor-trailer driver tried to avoid hitting Stauffer, but he jumped in front of the rig and was hit by its fender. Then, he was hit by another vehicle that left the scene. Oklahoma Highway Patrol believed the crash was an “intentional act”.

The lawyers at the Abel Law Firm in Oklahoma believe that families who have lost their loved ones in a car accident should be entitled to remunerations to help them recover their financial loss. If you are in such a situation, we may be able to help you pursue damage claims from negligent parties. Learn more about your options from us today by calling (405) 451-5157.

Pedestrian Dead After El Reno Collision

A fatal rollover crash resulted in the death of a pedestrian, a January 2 article of Oklahoma’s News 4 reported.

That night, Canadian County deputies and emergency crews responded to the crash in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 40 at Banner Road. In response, they closed off the road in both directions at around 9:35 PM.

The lawyers at the Abel Law Firm in Oklahoma believe that families who have lost their loved ones in a car accident should be entitled to remunerations to help them recover their financial loss. If you are in such a situation, we may be able to help you pursue damage claims from negligent parties. Learn more about your options from us today by calling (405) 451-5157.

Pedestrian Died After Crash Involving Oklohama City Officer

A pedestrian died after being hit by a police vehicle, a January 3 article of Oklahoma’s News 4 reported.

59-year-old Terence Kilgore parked his car on the side of westbound Interstate 40 near Manning Road. He left to get fuel and then went back to his vehicle. As he was crossing the interstate, he was hit by at least two vehicles, one of which was a police vehicle driven by Sgt. John Ricketts. Consequently, investigations are now being conducted, but Sgt. Ricketts was not placed on administrative leave. Meanwhile, neither the officer nor the other driver involved in the collision were hurt.

The lawyers at the Abel Law Firm in Oklahoma believe that families who have lost their loved ones in a car accident should be entitled to remunerations to help them recover their financial loss. If you are in such a situation, we may be able to help you pursue damage claims from negligent parties. Learn more about your options from us today by calling (405) 451-5157.

Woman Dies After Oklahoma City Pedestrian Accident

A woman died Tuesday after a Oklahoma City pedestrian accident, police said.

According to officials with the Oklahoma City Police Department, 50 year-old Cheryl Bingham was struck by a car shortly before 10:30 a.m. Friday while crossing Northeast 23 just east of Martin Luther King Avenue. She was seriously injured in the crash and trasnported by ambulance to an area hospital for treatment.

Bingham was pronounced dead Tuesday morning, Oklahoma City Police Department Sgt. Jennifer Wardlow said.

Police say 39 year-old Tony Leroy Hankins was arrested on a complaint of leaving the scene of an injury accident. Police say a woman who saw the accident followed Hankins’ vehicle and gave directions to police.

It is not known if the complaints against Hankins have been amended in light of Bingham’s death.

Our thoughts and prayers are with the victim’s family and friends during this difficult time.

1 pedestrian and 1 motorcyclist killed Saturday

Two men died in an Oklahoma City pedestrian accident Saturday night.  Authorities say that a 19-year-old was lying down in a county road when he was hit by a car at approximately 10:30 p.m.  The man sustained head injuries and internal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.  The 21-year-old Norman man who was driving the vehicle went uninjured.

A motorcyclist was also killed in a head-on collision with a car the same night.  Both vehicles were crossing a one-lane wooden bridge when the vehicles struck each other.  The biker, who was not wearing a helmet, was thrown nearly 70 feet from the scene of impact and sustained a fatal head injury.  He was also pronounced dead at the scene.  No one in the car that struck the motorcycle was injured.

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