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2 fatalities in McAlester auto accidents over holiday

by jcl

Warnings are sufficient for some; however, for others a warning has little effect.  Unfortunately, two drivers were killed despite police efforts to cut down on the fatalities over the holiday weekend, according to the McAlester News-Capital.

The two fatal McAlster auto accidents occurred when two boats collided and caused the first crash. The second McAlester auto accident occurred on U.S. Highway 69. A driver of one of the vehicles was stuck in the wreckage and had to be freed. However, that driver died as a result of the McAlester auto accident.

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Illegal immigrants possibly involved in Tulsa car accident

by jcl

A hit-and-run Tulsa auto accident may have been caused by a driver who is an illegal immigrant, KJRH reported.

The hit-and-run Tulsa auto accident occurred at 41st and Garnett at 11:30 p.m. Sunday.

The driver of a car was hit by a pickup truck when the truck turned left. The driver of the truck left the scene of the Tulsa auto accident.

The driver who was hit followed the truck after it hit him and called police to report the hit-and-run Tulsa auto accident.

When police arrived at Creekside Apartments where the truck stopped following the Tulsa auto accident, the driver had fled but the passenger was still in the vehicle.

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One-Year-Old Dies in Tulsa Auto Accident

by jcl

A one-year-old has died as a result of a Tulsa auto accident on the Creek Turnpike, according to The Oklahoman.

The Tulsa auto accident occurred when the one-year-old was thrown from an SUV traveling on Creek Turnpike.

Police say the vehicle ran off the roadway and hit a drainage ditch, causing the Tulsa auto accident. The vehicle rolled twice and landed on its wheels.

The Tulsa auto accident injury victim was thrown ten feet from the vehicle and died at the scene of the crash.

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Parents dissatisfied with progress in Oklahoma pedestrian accident investigation

by jcl

The parents of a 17-year-old girl who was killed in an Oklahoma pedestrian accident when she was struck by a van that kept driving after it hit her on Texanna Road are dissatisfied with authorities’ progress in the investigation.

Police have been unsuccessful in finding the driver of the vehicle that hit the Oklahoma auto accident victim.

Parents of the Oklahoma car accident victim have set up a cell phone account specifically for anyone with information on the accident to call.

The Oklahoma car accident victim was helping a college classmate with a photography project when she saw the van coming and scooted into the other lane, but the van she saw allegedly drove into that lane.

Read more: http://www.muskogeephoenix.com/local/local_story_127225138.html

Toddler injured in Oklahoma auto accident will recover

by jcl

The Daily Ardmoreite reported that a toddler who was injured in an Oklahoma auto accident last week will recover.

The Oklahoma auto accident occurred when 1-year-old girl wandered away from her father and walked in front of a school bus.

The bus driver involved in the Oklahoma auto accident made the last stop on his route and dropped by to talk with the child’s father about items he had for sale.

When he returned to the bus to leave, he says he checked all mirrors and never saw the toddler, nor did he even know the bus had hit anyone.

The Oklahoma auto accident injury victim was taken to the hospital and listed in critical but stable condition.

However, the young auto accident injury victim has returned home and is expected to recover.

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http://ardmoreite.com/stories/042208/news_51817.shtml

Teen dies after Oklahoma pedestrian accident

by jcl

A 17-year-old girl died after a hit and run Oklahoma pedestrian accident last Friday, Tulsa World reported.

Authorities say the 17-year-old Oklahoma auto accident victim was sitting in the middle of Texanna Road near Interstate 40 when a white van hit her, causing the Oklahoma pedestrian accident.

The van continued driving after hitting the girl and neither the driver nor the van involved in the Oklahoma auto accident has been located.

Read more: http://www.tulsaworld.com/news/article.aspx?subjectID=11&articleID=20080419_1__CHECO51656

Bridge temporarily closed after Oklahoma boat accident

by jcl

A bridge was temporarily closed overnight after an Oklahoma boat accident when seven barges crashed in the U.S. 62 bridge Monday, Tulsa World reported.

The barges broke loose from the port and floated down the Arkansas River where they struck the bridge at about 8:30 p.m., causing the Oklahoma boat accident.

Authorities have not concluded how the barges broke loose from the port and caused the Oklahoma boat accident.

There were no Oklahoma boat accident injuries Monday, unlike the Oklahoma boat accident in 2002 when a barge crashed into a pier off the Interstate 40 bridge, killing 14 people.

The bridge was reopened Tuesday at 5:30 a.m., after the structure had been tested following the Oklahoma boat accident.

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http://www.tulsaworld.com/news/article.aspx?articleID=20080414_12_MUSKO67651

Police chase leads to Tulsa auto accident

by jcl

A bar fight that led to a police chase ended in a Tulsa auto accident Saturday, KJRH reported.

Two women were said to be fighting at a bar when the one woman left in her car and the other woman followed her to her home. Neighbors called the police when they heard the women arguing at the residence.

When police arrived the woman fled the scene and crashed her vehicle into a utility pole and flipped it, causing the Tulsa auto accident.

The Tulsa auto accident victim suffered minor injuries and was hospitalized.

Police say alcohol may be involved and that the Tulsa car accident injury victim will be arrested upon release from the hospital.

Read more: http://www.kjrh.com/news/local/story.aspx?content_id=4b7e46dc-504e-45ed-830c-857413a836b1&rss=701

Three injured in Oklahoma pedestrian accident

by jcl

Three people were injured in an Oklahoma pedestrian accident on Turner Turnpike Monday night, Tulsa World reported.

The Oklahoma pedestrian accident occurred when the three pedestrians were walking on the shoulder of the road, waiving traffic.

A pickup truck stopped west of the pedestrians and then backed up, hitting all three, and caused the Oklahoma pedestrian accident injuries.

One of the Oklahoma pedestrian accident injury victims was flown to a hospital for treatment of head and internal injuries. The other pedestrians were treated and released.

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http://www.tulsaworld.com/news/article.aspx?articleID=20080401_12_32253

Foul play suspected in Oklahoma pedestrian accident

by jcl

The Oklahoman reported that authorities suspect foul play is involved in an Oklahoma pedestrian accident.

The Oklahoma pedestrian accident occurred Saturday when the 36-year-old driver of a pickup struck a pedestrian, 46, on a rural Oklahoma road.

The pedestrian died at the scene of the Oklahoma auto accident.

The two men had argued prior to the Oklahoma pedestrian accident, and police say that the driver’s story did not match the tire tracks on the road or the position of the Oklahoma pedestrian accident victim’s body.

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http://newsok.com/article/3219924/1206316107