Multi-Vehicle Injury Wreck Leaves One Dead
Mayes County, OK (September 4, 2018) On September 3rd, a multi-vehicle injury wreck occurred involving a trailer-tractor rig on Interstate 44. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports that a 36-year-old man named Michael Williams drove a 2004 Toyota Camry that collided with a 2019 Freightliner. The impact of the collision trapped Williams in his car for an hour and a half. When emergency responders arrived at the scene, they discovered that Williams had suffered fatal injuries. Police are still investigating the accident to determine why it occurred as well as who is liable.
Vehicle Accidents in Oklahoma
The reason vehicle accidents are so dangerous is because there’s a high risk that drivers and passengers will get injured. Depending on the severity of the accident, injuries could range from severe, to catastrophic, to fatal. The most common injuries are brain damage, head injuries, neck injuries, spinal cord injuries, broken bones, and internal injuries. Treatment could require weeks to years. Some injuries affect patients for the rest of their lives. Unfortunately, Williams suffered fatal injuries in this accident. His family could work with an attorney to file a wrongful death lawsuit to receive compensation for funeral expenses. No family should have to endure the pain that comes from losing a loved one.
At McGuire Law Firm, we understand how unfortunate vehicle accidents can be for our clients and their loved ones. We commit to our clients cases until they receive appropriate compensation for any economic and non-economic damages. If you lost someone you love in a vehicle accident, call (405) 513-5658.