Tulsa, OK (December 1, 2022) – A truck accident was reported in the Tulsa area that ended in injuries. On Sunday, the Tulsa Police Department was dispatched to the scene of a crash that took place on Highway 51.
According to law enforcement, at around 210 a.m., on November 20, authorities were notified that a truck accident took place on East outside of Highway 51. Preliminary investigations indicate that a truck struck a motorcyclist while traveling on the roadway.
Medics were called to the scene of the accident to provide treatment to the victims. Those who required further care were transported by ambulance to area hospitals.
The circumstances surrounding the crash are under investigation.
Our thoughts are with those harmed as a result of this collision.
Truck Accidents in Oklahoma
A truck accident can have a devastating impact on your life. This is particularly true if you have been left with severe injuries as a result of your accident. Regrettably, motorcyclists are incredibly vulnerable to suffering severe and severe injuries as a result of these accidents. Motorcyclists are vulnerable during collisions under any circumstances. However, when semi-trucks and large commercial vehicles are involved, the chances of severe and catastrophic injuries are dramatically increased.
Common injuries that are reported by victims involved in truck accidents include:
- Broken bones: They can occur when the force of the accident is too much for the bones to handle. This can lead to serious pain and suffering for the victim. The
- Internal organ injuries: These injuries can cause a great deal of pain and suffering for the victim. Some examples of internal organ injuries that victims of truck accidents suffer include spleen ruptures, lung punctures, and damage to the kidneys.
- Traumatic brain injuries: These occur when the head is suddenly thrust forward or backward, causing the brain to strike the inside of the skull. This can lead to serious cognitive problems and even paralysis for the victim.
- Severe cuts: These injuries are highly likely in accidents involving motorcycles as well. When motorcyclists are ejected from their vehicles during impact with a truck, they are likely to suffer severe cuts and lacerations after colliding with the road.
Truck accidents can happen for a variety of reasons but often involve driver error or fatigue. This type of accident can be devastating to the families of the victims, as well as the trucking company involved. If you or someone you know has been injured in a truck accident, it is important to seek legal counsel as soon as possible to ensure that your legal rights and best interests are protected. A Tulsa truck accident lawyer will be able to help fight for fair compensation on your behalf.
If you were injured in a car accident, it is important that you contact our team as soon as possible. Goudarzi & Young will help you get the compensation you deserve and fight for your rights. Call us today at 800-256-5169 to discuss your case.
Notes: Our team of dedicated writers created this post through the use of secondary sources; therefore, we have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this truck accident. If you locate incorrect information, please contact Goudarzi & Young, L.L.P. so that we can update the post with the most accurate information available. This post will be removed if requested.
Disclaimer: The information provided in this post is not intended to be legal or medical advice. If you are injured in an accident, seek medical attention immediately, then speak to a lawyer as soon as possible. The photograph used in this post is not representative of this accident. This post is not a solicitation for business.