Pedestrian hit, killed by truck in Beckham County

Posted on Monday, October 12th, 2020 at 11:40 pm    

BECKHAM COUNTY, OK – A pedestrian was killed after being hit by a truck in Beckham County, according to KFOR.

Officials say the incident happened about one mile east of Elk City at around 8 p.m. on Sunday, when a 2004 Chevrolet pickup hit 18-year-old Joshua Rogers and his two friends as they were walking westbound on Business 40.

Rogers was killed at the scene, while one of his friends was sent to the hospital with an arm injury.

The accident remains under investigation.

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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