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Crash between truck, agricultural sprayer leaves Sentinel man dead

Posted on October 9, 2019

Washita County, OK (October 7, 2019) – The OHP is investigating after the driver of an agricultural sprayer failed to yield at a stop sign and hit a truck, killing the driver. It happened Monday night on SH 55 and County Road 2160, just east of Sentinel, OK in Washita County. Officials say the driver…

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Grady Co. volunteer firefighter killed in crash near Fort Cobb

Posted on September 13, 2019

Caddo County, OK (September 13, 2019) – Grady County Fire Department officials confirm a volunteer firefighter was killed in an off-duty crash near Fort Cobb. It happened around 1:30 Thursday afternoon. According to the Grady County Fire Department Facebook page, 21-year-old Acme Firefighter Jeffrey Blaine Alexander of Marlow was killed in the crash. According to…

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Stigler Man Dies After Crash with Semi Truck

Posted on August 29, 2019

Haskell County, OK (August 15, 2019) – A Stigler man dies nearly two weeks after a crash with a tractor-trailer. 55-year-old John David Thompson was driving his Ford pickup when the driver of a tractor-trailer ran the stop sign on Oklahoma 9. Authorities say 58-year-old Feliciano Rosas was driving a Freightliner when he ran a…

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Is the Settlement from a Personal Injury Lawsuit Taxable?

Posted on May 9, 2019

  After a serious, injury-causing accident that resulted in significant losses, taxes are probably the last thing you want to think about. However, taxes are a reality, and legal judgments are subject to complex IRS tax rules. The good news is that, in most cases, a personal injury settlement or award will not result in…

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What Happens if My Personal Injury Case Goes to Court?

Posted on April 24, 2019

If you have been injured in an accident such as a car accident in the Tulsa area that left you injured and it was the fault of another party, you may want to file a personal injury claim. Doing so will give you the opportunity to potentially collect compensation for your medical bills, property damage,…

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How Does the Personal Injury Legal Process Work in Tulsa?

Posted on April 16, 2019

If you suffered injuries as a result of the carelessness and negligence of somebody else in or around Tulsa, there are certain procedures that you must follow when seeking compensation for the damages that you suffered. By following these procedures, the chances of recovering compensation for your damages increases dramatically. If you fail to follow…

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What is the Statute of Limitations for Personal Injury in Oklahoma?

Posted on March 11, 2019

Under Oklahoma law, if you have suffered a personal injury due to someone else’s negligence or fault, you may be able to file a claim against the at-fault party. In most cases, you have up to two years after the event to file a lawsuit against that person. That two-year statute of limitation often begins…

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How Long Does it Take to Settle a Personal Injury Claim in Tulsa?

Posted on January 29, 2019

If you have sustained an injury in an accident that was not your fault, you have the right to initiate a personal injury claim against the at-fault driver’s insurance company. In the Tulsa, Oklahoma area, just as in every state, there is a certain amount of time it takes to settle or resolve this type…

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How to ensure that an insurance company appropriately evaluates your Personal Injury Claim Settlement

Posted on May 22, 2018

Are you wondering about ways to ensure that your personal injury claim settlement is appropriately evaluated by the insurance company? Evidence is key in claims. Ensure that you keep records of any visits to a doctor, physical therapists, and any other medical providers. It’s also immensely helpful to have photo evidence available of your injuries,…

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What Happens if I Get Into an Accident While in a Taxi or Uber?

Posted on April 6, 2018

Whether you’re taking a taxi or an Uber vehicle to get from one point to another in or around Tulsa, you’re a passenger. You’re not in control of the vehicle, so it’s highly unlikely that any negligence for an accident might be attributable to you. If your driver or the driver of another vehicle causes…

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