A report released by the Poteau Police Department says Richard McBride was driving westbound on Bird Avenue when his car was hit by a train. Police say McBride was passing through an intersection when the train passed in front of, tearing the hood from his car.
Luckily McBride did not sustain major injuries and was able to walk away fine. This is not the first accident that has occurred between a car an train in this spot. Near these particular train tracks there are no cross bars and lights. At least three other vehicles have crashed in the Poteau area.
If you were injured in an accident with a train, you will need our personal injury attorneys. In a case like this, since there have been other reports of the same type of crash, it shows no preventative steps are being taken. If investigations show that another party is at fault our attorneys will seek the maximum compensation for you claim. Don’t let big corporations bully you. Schedule your appointment with an aggressive and experience attorney from Kent McGuire Law Firm. To book your appointment call us at 888-352-0624. Don’t wait until it’s too late. Act now, compensation could be waiting for you.