A fatal wreck occurred in LeFlore County, Oklahoma on Thursday. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol responded to the collision involving a blue pickup truck and a white work truck. The drivers have been identified as Don Mayes of Gore, Oklahoma and Walter Fanning of Miami, Oklahoma. There were no other individuals involved in the collision. Both Mayes and Gore passed away from their injuries.
The OHP says that the accident was caused when Mayes’s truck, heading southbound on Highway 59, crossed over the center line and struck Fanning’s truck head on. Both lanes of the highway were closed for an extensive period of time while crews worked to clean up and investigate the collision.
Oklahoma Car Accident Attorney
A fatal collision is the worst possible scenario for friends and loved ones of the victim. It happens suddenly, without a chance for closure. The victim or victims are taken away suddenly and unfairly. We know the reality of the crashes because we deal with them every day in our personal injury practice.
While we cannot bring a loved one back or heal a serious injury, we can help protect the legal rights that you have when you or a family member are involved in a serious car accident. At the McGuire Law Firm, attorney Kent McGuire has helped families and individuals through these cases for nearly 30 years. He has been through these cases every step of the way and has the experienced needed to get you the results you deserve.
If we can help you during your time of need, please call our office to speak with one of our team members. We can be reached at 888-352-0624. We look forward to hearing from you.