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Semi Truck Accident South of Tulsa Spills Meat All Over Highway

According to information released by the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, a significant stretch of Highway 75 closed for several hours after a semi truck collided with another vehicle, spilling packaged meat all over the roadway. The wreck occurred on the morning of April 25th, a few miles south of Glenpool, Oklahoma. A Driver Made an Unsafe Lane […]

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Federal Appeals Court Dismisses Lawsuit Against OK Police Officer Over 2015 Utility Vehicle Accident

In movies and television, police chases make for exciting action sequences. However, in real life, it is a dangerous, life-threatening activity. Indeed, people who think they can “outrun” the cops often find themselves seriously injured or killed in the pursuit. On March 19, 2019, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit rejected a […]

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Semi-Truck Owner Faces Oklahoma Trial Over Decision to Entrust Vehicle to Driver with Prior Accident History

When a car or truck accident is the result of employee negligence; the employer can be held responsible for damages under Oklahoma law. This is commonly known as the legal doctrine of respondeat superior. However there are other ways in which an employer may also be liable. This depends on the particular facts and circumstances […]

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Two Children Injured in a Car Accident Just Outside of Owasso, Oklahoma

Two young children were among the three people injured in a five-car pileup that occurred on U.S. Route 169, just south of the city of Owasso. According to a statement by a representative of local law enforcement, the crash occurred after a driver of a Dodge Ram pick up truck rear-ended a smaller vehicle. Equally […]

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Co-owner of Fat Guy’s Burgers Killed in Car Accident

On December 19, 2018, Chris Dodge, the co-owner of Fat Guy’s Burgers in Tulsa, was struck and killed while trying to cross the Inner Dispersal Loop on foot. Dodge, age 41, had exited his vehicle after being involved in a collision and was attempting to cross the IDL when he was hit by another vehicle. […]

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Former Oklahoma State Rep Mike Mass Injured and Wife Suzanne Killed in Vehicle Crash

Former Oklahoma state representative Mike Mass, and his wife Suzanne Mass were in a fatality collision. The accident happened on December 7, 2018 in Atoka County; resulting in the tragic death of Mrs. Mass, age 69. The fatality occurred on U.S. 69 near Stringtown. Mike Mass traveled on Fred’s Fish Camp Road. They were struck by a […]

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Oklahoma Students Still Recovering From Injuries After Bus Accident

On September 29th, 2018, a class of fifth grade students from Norman, OK was on a trip to visit Seaworld San Antonio in South Central Texas. What should have been an amazing and experience for the children turned into a disaster.   The bus was traveling down Highway 281 in rural Lampasas County. Only three […]

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Deadly Hit-and-Run Accident in Tulsa Raises Questions About Pedestrian Safety

A deadly hit-and-run accident in Tulsa raises questions about pedestrian safety for residents in the area. Are you protected within your area? Find out more here… Tulsa residents were reminded that pedestrian safety is not something to take for granted after a deadly hit-and-run accident involving a pickup truck left a woman dead. Hit-and-run accidents have been […]

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While Walking in a Crosswalk, I Was Hit By a Car; Do I Have A Pedestrian Injury Claim?

The last thing you expect when crossing the street, especially when you are lawfully inside of the crosswalk, is to be hit by a car. You have no bodily protection when you are walking, such as a safety belt and the body of a car surrounding you, so the likelihood of serious injuries is high. […]

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Accidents Prevalent in Work Zones

Work zones can be dangerous — and not just for workers. In 2015, more than 1,300 car accidents took place in work zones, according to the Oklahoma Highway Safety Office. Tulsa County alone saw 352 work zone crashes. There are several reasons that work zone accidents happen so frequently, chief among them disregarding traffic signs, […]

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