Update: Medical examiner rules teen’s death as accident

Posted on Thursday, August 5th, 2021 at 2:20 pm    

DEER CREEK, OK – The Medical Examiner’s Office has ruled Oluwatoyin Adewole Amuda’s death an accident, reports News 9.

The drowning occurred at home on the 21600 block of Villagio Dr on June 16th. Amuda was found unresponsive in the pool. He died despite CPR being performed on him by both bystanders and emergency personnel.

Underage drinking may have played a role in the drowning. The incident was under investigation by the Sheriff’s Office.

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 wrongful death lawyers 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, contact us today for a free consultation.

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