Man dragged nearly 50 yards after being struck by pickup truck in Tulsa

Posted on Wednesday, March 3rd, 2021 at 6:07 pm    

TULSA, OK – A man was rushed to the hospital after he was struck by a pickup truck along Highway 169 Tuesday night.

According to KTUL, the man was struck at about 11:30 p.m. while walking along the freeway near the Broken Arrow Expressway.

Police believe the man was wearing dark clothing when he was struck by a woman driving south on the freeway. He was dragged approximately 50 yards before the driver was able to completely stop.

The victim was rushed to a local hospital where he remains in critical condition.

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 Tulsa 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.

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