Mother Dies in Fatal Semi-Truck Crash
Calera, OK (October 31, 2018) On the night of October 29th, a fatal semi-truck crash took place on US Highway 69. Officials reported that a woman named Mindi Brock and her two children were headed east on Main Street when a semi-truck headed south hit her SUV. The accident occurred around 7:00 p.m. When emergency responders arrived at the scene, they found the woman and her children in critical condition. Two responders ripped the back door open while a nurse climbed through. All three injured victims were transported to a hospital. Unfortunately, on Tuesday morning Brock died at the hospital. One of the daughters is still in critical condition while the other is expected to recover.
Vehicle Accidents in Oklahoma
Whenever large commercial vehicles collide with smaller vehicles, often times the people in the smaller vehicle suffer the injuries, as was the case in this collision. The semi-truck driver obtained zero injuries. It’s vital for truck drivers to be extra cautious of their surroundings because their vehicles cause the most damage. The police are currently investigating the crash to determine why the truck driver struck Brock’s SUV. It’s so unfortunate that Brock lost her life and that her daughters suffered serious injuries in this collision. A wrongful death lawsuit along with personal injury lawsuits can be filed with the help of an attorney.
At McGuire Law Firm, we understand how untimely vehicle accidents are and the devastation they bring to our clients and their loved ones. We fight tirelessly to help our clients obtain adequate compensation for their personal injuries, vehicle damages, funeral expenses, and more. If you, or someone you know, was involved in a vehicle accident, call (405) 513-5658.