Police Investigate Fatal Multi-Vehicle Wreck
Oklahoma City, OK (November 14, 2018) On November 14th, a fatal multi-vehicle wreck took place along the H.E. Bailey Turnpike in McClain County. Officials reported that multiple vehicles collided into each other at mile marker 102-103 south of Newcastle.
When emergency responders arrived at the scene, they discovered at least one person suffered fatal injuries. Police shut down the eastbound lanes as they investigated the accident.
Vehicle Accidents in Oklahoma
A variety of accidents occur on our roads in Oklahoma including car accidents, bus accidents, truck accidents, bicycle accidents, and motorcycle accidents. No matter the type of vehicle involved, most of these accidents occur due to negligent behavior.
Drivers that partake in other activities while they’re driving, such as texting, eating, applying makeup, programming a GPS, or conversing with a passenger, are putting themselves and others at risk. Other causes of accidents include speeding, driving under the influence, and falling asleep at the wheel. The police are still investigating this accident to determine how my vehicles were involved and who should be held liable. It’s very unfortunate that a life was lost in this collision. It’s possible that the deceased person’s family members could work with an attorney to file a wrongful death lawsuit.
At McGuire Law Firm, we have experienced attorneys on our team that understand the regulations and requirements of filing wrongful death lawsuits. We’ve helped clients obtain winning verdicts in the past for their cases. We believe our clients shouldn’t be responsible for damages that were caused by another person’s negligence. If you, or someone you know, lost a loved one in a vehicle accident, call (405) 513-5658.