Pedestrian struck, hospitalized in Tulsa

Posted on Friday, June 4th, 2021 at 2:17 pm    

TULSA, OK – A pedestrian was hospitalized after being hit by a car early Friday morning, reports News 8.

The incident happened at the intersection of 57 West Ave and West 26 St South at around 4 a.m. A man was walking in the middle of 57 St and was struck by a car unable to swerve out of the way. According to authorities, the pedestrian was intoxicated and was wearing dark clothing.

Police say the driver will not face any charges. The pedestrian is expected to be OK.

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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