Pedestrian Crash in Southwest Oklahoma City
Oklahoma City, OK (October 10, 2018) On the evening of October 9th, a pedestrian crash occurred near the intersection of Southwest 44th Street and South Pennsylvania Avenue. Officials reported that a woman walked into the roadway around 7:00 p.m. while it was raining. Apparently, the driver of the vehicle that struck her claims that he saw her too late and wasn’t able to press on his brakes in time. Emergency responders arrived at the scene to help and transported the woman to the hospital due to leg injuries. Medical professionals revealed that she is expected to be okay. The police are currently investigating the accident.
Pedestrian Accidents in Oklahoma
It’s very unfortunate how frequently pedestrian accidents occur. Whenever a pedestrian is involved in an auto-pedestrian accident, they almost always suffer from some type of injury. The most common injuries include head injuries, limb injuries, internal injuries, spinal cord injuries, and brain injuries. Depending on the severity of the accident, extensive medical treatment could be required. Sometimes injured victims are permanently injured for the rest of their lives. It’s so unfortunate that this woman was struck by a vehicle and received leg injuries. However, the good news is that she’s expected to be okay. Once the police get to the bottom of why the accident occurred, she could work with a personal injury attorney to file a personal injury lawsuit.
At McGuire Law Firm, we understand how life-threatening auto-pedestrian accidents can be. We do everything within our power to ensure our clients are successfully represented during their trials. We believe our clients should not have to pay for any damages or losses that was caused by another person’s negligence. If you, or someone you know, received injuries in a pedestrian accident, call (405) 513-5658.