Accident News on May 16, 2019
Oklahoma City, OK (May 16, 2019) – Just before 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 14th, Oklahoma City emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident at Southwest 22nd Street and Meridian Avenue.
According to reports, 27-year-old Mitchell Gray was traveling south along Meridian when he attempted to turn east onto Southwest 22nd Street. Gray failed to yield the right of way to a motorcycle traveling north along the inside lanes of Meridian, causing a fatal collision.
The driver of the motorcycle was pronounced deceased at the scene of the incident. The passenger on the motorcycle was injured and transported to an area hospital for medical treatment.
Mitchell Gray was arrested for his part in this incident and charged with first-degree manslaughter and DUI.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the injured woman, while our deepest condolences go out to the family and friends of the man who lost his life in this collision.
This is an update from an earlier article found here.
Over 600 people lose their lives annually in Oklahoma car accidents. Unfortunately, these tragic incidents often occur suddenly and unexpected, yet they create negative consequences that continue to impact families for years. When individuals lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents, surviving family members are often left to deal with overwhelming grief. In addition to the emotional consequences they deal with, families are often left to bear the costs for funeral arrangements and burials.
Quite often, families are left with many questions and do not know where to turn to. Oklahoma wrongful death attorneys at McIntyre Law are available around the clock to help surviving family members get the justice they deserve for the death of their loved ones. Our law firm has helped thousands of victims and families get compensation and justice for the wrongful death of a loved one. If your loved one died in a motor vehicle accident caused by a negligent driver, contact McIntyre Law at (405) 917-5250 to see what legal options are available for you.
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