Woman dies in Lawton crash

Posted on Wednesday, October 14th, 2020 at 11:28 pm    

LAWTON, OK –  A women is dead after a crash in Caddo County this afternoon, according to KSWO.

Officials say Carol Cody, 52, was heading east on County Road 1470 near US-277 when she was struck by a rock hauler.

According to police, the impact pinned Cody in her vehicle for two hours before the local Fire Department could free her.

Oklahoma Highway Patrol says she failed to stop at a stop sign before the accident.

Cody died from injuries sustained in the impact.

The driver of the rock hauler was unharmed.

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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