Three Injured in Five-Vehicle Accident
Tulsa, OK (January 10, 2019) On the evening of January 9th, a five-vehicle accident happened on US 169 just after 9:00 p.m. According to the reports, a vehicle rear-ended another vehicle that was stopped to let traffic merge onto the highway, which caused a chain reaction accident involving three more vehicles. When emergency crews arrived at the scene to help, they found three people suffering from injuries, including a 6-year-old, a 2-year-old, and a 34-year-old woman. They transported all three injured victims to a nearby hospital for evaluation and treatment. The police are currently investigating this accident, but so far have deemed to be driver inattention.
We are sorry to hear that two children and a woman were injured in this collision. We wish them all a speedy recovery.
Vehicle Accidents in Oklahoma
Unfortunately, thousands of people are injured or killed in accidents caused by distracted driving every year in Oklahoma. Whenever drivers are texting, programming a GPS, checking their social media, or scrolling through iTunes, they’re putting others around them at serious risk. Most of the time drivers think they can successfully operate a vehicle even when they’re on their phones. However, this has been proven to be inaccurate. Because this accident was caused by negligence, the three injured victims could file personal injury lawsuits with the help of an attorney.
At McGuire Law Group, we have helped thousands of injured victims successfully win their personal injury lawsuits and obtain large settlements to cover damages and losses. If you or someone you know was injured in a vehicle accident, call (405) 513-5658 today.