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Delivery Truck Accidents in Residential Areas

Posted on August 9, 2021

With more and more online shopping, there are more delivery trucks than ever in our neighborhoods that can hit cars, pedestrians, cyclists, and others. If you or your child suffers injuries as a result of a negligent delivery truck driver, speak with a Tulsa truck accident lawyer today.   While online shopping was popular before…

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Truck Driver Health Issues Can Lead to Crashes

Posted on June 7, 2021

There are health requirements for many professions to ensure that people perform their jobs in a safe manner, and commercial truck driving is no different. In order to obtain or renew a commercial driver’s license (CDL), an individual must undergo a health evaluation and submit a report from a medical professional regarding their health. Unfortunately,…

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Woman killed in wreck with semi truck

Posted on November 5, 2020

Atoka County, OK (October 31, 2020) — A north Texas woman is killed in a wreck in southeast Oklahoma. According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, 65-year-old Sylvia J. McCoy of Beford, Texas was driving her 2017 Toyota Corolla on U.S. 69 in Atoka County when she was struck by a semi truck. The semi truck…

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Delivery Truck Collisions in Tulsa

Posted on May 13, 2020

Despite many people trying to stay at home and avoid unnecessary contact during the COVID-19 pandemic, you will still see many trucks on the roads and highways. These include box trucks, semi-trucks, and other tractor-trailers who are still transporting goods and making deliveries across Oklahoma and the United States. Our grocery stores need to be…

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Konawa Woman and Toddler Killed in Crash with Semi Truck

Posted on April 14, 2020

A 21 year-old Konawa woman and a 2 year-old girl were killed Thursday when the vehicle they were riding in was struck by a semi-truck at the intersection of state Highway 39 and County Road 3520, just outside of Konawa in Seminole County. According to Oklahoma Highway Patrol, a semi-truck, driven by Adam King, 29,…

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Investigating the Cause of a Truck Accident

Posted on February 4, 2020

When you drive past a recent semi-truck accident, it is generally a devastating scene. Vehicles involved may be smashed, debris from vehicle damage may be strewn across the road, the truck’s cargo might have spilled, and more. Emergency workers might be putting out fires, prying victims from vehicles with the “jaws of life,” or loading…

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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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What are the most common reasons for truck accidents in Tulsa, Oklahoma?

Posted on November 7, 2017

As per fatality statistics from the Truck Safety Coalition, OK recorded the third-highest wrongful deaths arising from truck crashes in 2009. Nationwide, 3,765 U.S. citizens lost their lives because of truck-related accidents in 2010. The number of wrongful deaths included the 7%of fatalities caused by 18 wheeler trucks. In Oklahoma, there are well over 5,000 accidents involving…

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