Two Dead and One Injured in Multi-Vehicle Accident
Ardmore, OK (December 14, 2018) On the evening of December 13th, a multi-vehicle accident happened on U.S. 77. According to the reports, a pickup truck and a sports utility vehicle collided into each other for unknown reasons. When emergency responders arrived at the scene to help, they found the driver of the SUV to have suffered fatal injuries. They transported the driver of the pickup truck, 41-year-old John Carroll, to Ardmore hospital where he later died. They also transported the passenger of the pickup truck, 19-year-old Justin Carroll, to Ardmore hospital due to his critical injuries. The accident is currently under investigation.
Our condolences go out to the families of the deceased victims. We know it’s never easy to lose a loved one in a vehicle accident. We wish them strength as they work to overcome this challenging time. We also hope the injured victim fully recovers from his injuries.
Vehicle Accidents in Oklahoma
Thousands of people lose their lives in vehicle accidents every year in Oklahoma. The reason varies from each accident but the most common cause is negligent driving, which includes using a cell phone, conversing with passengers, driving under the influence, and any other distraction that takes a driver’s focus off of the road. Once the police conclude what led up to this accident, wrongful death lawsuits and personal injury lawsuits may be filed.
At McGuire Law Firm, we understand how traumatic vehicle accidents can be for our clients and their loved ones. We work tirelessly to make sure our clients receive the compensation they may be entitled to for medical expenses, funeral costs, and more. If you or someone you know was involved in a vehicle accident, call (405) 513-5658.