Fatal overnight pedestrian accident in OKC under investigation

Posted on Monday, December 28th, 2020 at 5:05 am    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A woman was killed in an overnight pedestrian accident on Interstate 44 near Martin Luther King Boulevard in the early hours of Sunday morning, reports FOX 25.

Oklahoma Highway Patrol say 19-year-old Denishia Oliver was walking along the highway following an accident when she was hit and killed by a car around 1 a.m. Sunday. Oliver was taken to OU Medical Center for treatment of her injuries but later died at the hospital.

Authorities are currently investigating the circumstances of the crash. We will update this blog should more details become 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 City 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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