Garvin County, Oklahoma (January 4, 2018): Joseph Maldonado-Passage, a former 2016 presidential candidate and current Libertarian candidate for governor of Oklahoma, who also goes by the name “Joe Exotic,” was hospitalized after a motor vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon, January 2, 2018.
According to a crash report prepared by the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, the accident occurred just before 3:00 pm at an intersection on State Highway 29, about two miles west of Wynnewood, Oklahoma. Maldonado-Passage was traveling north on a County Road when he failed to yield at a stop sign and was struck by a vehicle traveling west on SH-29. He reportedly sustained shoulder and neck injuries in the crash and was taken from the scene to a hospital in Oklahoma City. No information regarding the driver and occupants, if any, in the other vehicle has been reported.
The McGuire Law Firm would like to offer our sympathies to all of involved in or affected by this accident and we pray that all of those who were injured are able to make swift and thorough recoveries. The aftermath of a motor vehicle crash can be burdensome and overwhelming in even the best of cases. It is important to know that legal remedies may be available.
If you or your loved ones were injured in a motor vehicle crash, you may be able to recoup compensation for your pain and medical expenses. Call the McGuire Law Firm at 800-648-5198 to speak with an experienced personal injury lawyer about your case and learn more about your options under the laws of Oklahoma.