Police Investigate Deadly Accident
Tulsa, OK (December 9, 2018) On the evening of December 7th, a deadly accident happened at East 57th Street and South Birmingham Avenue. According to the reports, a driver crashed into a tree after veering off of the road. Emergency crews arrived at the scene to help, but the driver had already suffered fatal injuries. The police are currently investigating the accident to determine causation and liability.
We send our condolences to the deceased victim’s family as we understand how difficult it is to lose a loved one, especially in a vehicle accident that might have been preventable.
Vehicle Accidents in Oklahoma
Although driver’s error is the leading cause of most vehicle accidents in the United States, other popular causes include mechanical issues and hazardous weather conditions. The police are conducting a thorough investigation of this accident to determine whether any of these factors contributed to this driver losing their life. The police are also investigating whether another vehicle was involved and fled the scene. Once the police finalize their reports, the deceased driver’s family members may be able to file a wrongful death lawsuit.
Wrongful death lawsuits can be complex, which is why families should seek experienced Oklahoma attorneys to help assist them with their cases.
At McGuire Law Firm, we have helped thousands of families obtain large settlements for the loss of a loved one. We understand that no amount of money can replace the life of a loved one, but it can help supplement the income from loss of spousal support and more. If you or someone you know lost a loved one in a vehicle accident, call (405) 513-5658 to speak to our legal team about your case.