With summer approaching, many people are anxious to explore nature through water recreation. Warmer weather often brings an increase in boat traffic and Oklahoma boat accidents however, and this is prime time for updating your water safety knowledge to avoid tragedy striking you.
According to the The Daily Ardmoreite, one man has died in a Oklahoma boat accident on Lake Texoma.
The Oklahoma boat accident occurred when the boat, traveling at 65 mph, struck rocks at a bridge, ejecting the three occupants, killing a 49-year-old man, and critically injuring a 21-year-old woman.
What are you doing to stay safe in your boat this summer?
Do you plan to engage in water recreation this summer? Have you ever been injured in an Oklahoma boat accident? The Oklahoma accident lawyers at J. Colbert Injury Lawyers may be able to help.