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48-year-old man killed in Tulsa Pedestrian accident

TULSA, OK – A man was struck and killed while attempting to cross a busy east Tulsa intersection Wednesday night.

According to KTUL, the man was struck while attempting to cross in the area of East Admiral Place and South 89th East Avenue.

The 48-year-old male victim was rushed to a local hospital where he died a short time later. The driver involved remained at the scene until police and EMS arrived.

No charges have been filed in connection to the crash as of Thursday afternoon.

 

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.

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

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.

Authorities ID victim of fatal Tulsa pedestrian accident

TULSA, OK – Authorities have released the identity of the man who was struck and killed in eastern Tulsa on Monday, Tulsa World reports.

This is an update to a previous post.

91-year-old Estes Riddle was attempting to cross Hudson Avenue and Admiral Place when he was struck by a motor vehicle. The vehicle stopped, at which point a second vehicle attempted to pass it and struck Riddle a second time. Both drivers called 911 and cooperated with police.

Emergency responders pronounced Riddle dead at the scene.

Neither driver has been charged, as Riddle was attempting to cross outside of a designated crosswalk.

We will update this blog if more information comes to light.

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 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.

Pedestrian killed in east Tulsa after being struck by two cars

TULSA, OK – A pedestrian died after being struck by two cars in eastern Tulsa yesterday evening, KJRH reports.

Tulsa police say that a man was crossing at the corner of East Admiral Place and North Hudson Avenue at 6:12 p.m. when he was hit by a small vehicle and then a sedan. He died on impact.

Both drivers remained at the scene and cooperated with police. An investigation was ongoing as of yesterday evening.

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 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.

Pedestrian killed in East Tulsa crash

TULSA, OK – One man was killed following a vehicle vs. pedestrian crash near I-244 in Tulsa late Monday evening.

According to Tulsa World, the incident happened within the 6800 block of East Admiral Place at about 8:40 p.m. The pedestrian, who is believed to have been homeless, was struck by a Chevrolet Cruze. The unidentified man was rushed to the hospital where he died shortly after.

The driver involved in the crash remained at the scene and is cooperating with the investigation. Police say he called for help after hitting the 50-year-old pedestrian.

No charges have been filed at this time.

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.

Oklahoma City man struck by a car on Tulsa freeway

TULSA, OK – A man from Oklahoma City was injured after being struck by a car along the shoulder of a freeway near Tulsa Tuesday morning.

According to Tulsa World, 58-year-old Eddie Christman was hit while walking on the shoulder of U.S. 169 near 56th Street at about 6:00 a.m.

Police say the driver swerved into the shoulder to avoid hitting another vehicle and struck the pedestrian as a result. Christman was rushed to the hospital to be treated for injuries. Information regarding his condition has not been made available as of Wednesday morning.

The driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigation. No charges have been filed against them at this time.

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.

One dead after being struck by a semi in Tulsa

According to KTUL, Shane Pittser was killed after being struck by a semi-truck while attempting to cross Interstate 244 close to U.S. Highway 75.

The driver of the semi-truck did not sustain any injuries as a result of the accident. No charges have been filed against the driver as of yet. We will continue to monitor this ongoing story and provide any further details as they are made 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 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.

Tulsa man hospitalized after going through the front window of a vehicle

TULSA, OK – A man is in the hospital after he was hit by a car whose driver he alleges was trying to steal property from his semi truck.

The incident transpired near 61st Street and Garnet Road Wednesday afternoon, according to News on 6. Witnesses say the suspect had stolen tools from the victim’s semi-truck and was attempting a getaway. This is when the man jumped in front of the suspect’s car and was struck, crashing through the windshield back-first and landing on the lap of a woman in the passenger seat.

The injured man was transported to a local hospital where he is expected to make a full recovery. However, the driver got out of his car and ran away on foot. He has yet to be caught.

The passenger was also transported to the hospital as she appeared to be heavily under the influence of alcohol or drugs to the point of being unable to stand or walk.

This is a developing story that will be updated if more information is made 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 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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