Accident News on May 14, 2019
Healdton, OK (May 13, 2019) – On Friday, Brenda Greenlee was crossing the street in the intersection of 6th and Texas Streets, near her home, when she was struck by a motor vehicle.
Greenlee recalls that she stepped out of her van and onto the road when she was struck by a motor vehicle in the roadway. The driver of the vehicle, who was later identified as Donald Pierce, was found to be intoxicated at the time of the incident.
Greenlee sustained injuries and was transported to an area hospital for medical treatment. The driver was later arrested for leaving the scene of the incident.
We pray Ms. Greenlee is able to make a full recovery from her injuries.
Over 600 people are killed in Oklahoma car accidents annually while hundreds more are left injured. These incidents often occur suddenly and unexpectedly. Unfortunately, pedestrians are at an increased risk of sustaining serious injuries in their collisions.
If you were injured in a motor vehicle accident caused by an impaired or careless driver, it is crucial for you to contact an Oklahoma pedestrian accident attorney as soon as possible. Victims of these horrific collisions may be entitled to compensation, which will help alleviate the costs of medical treatment resulting from the incident.
For over 84 years, Oklahoma personal injury attorneys at McIntyre Law have helped countless victims get the justice and compensation they deserve. Our attorneys recognize the life-changing impact pedestrian accidents can have on victims, which is why we work so diligently to ensure their legal rights are protected. Contact our law firm today at (405) 917-5250 to see how we can help you.
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Disclaimer: At McIntyre Law, P.C., we are active members in our local communities and in those across Oklahoma. While we hope the pain and suffering experienced in these accidents never happen to anyone, these kinds of events are all too common across our state. Our goal is that these posts will raise awareness and prevent future accidents from occurring. The information included within should not be misconstrued as legal advice and you should always consult with a trained legal professional about the specifics of your situation before taking any action.