Hit-and-run crash at Monroe and Cantwell kills OSU student

Posted on Friday, February 23rd, 2024 at 3:12 am    

STILLWATER, OK – One person died Thursday from injuries sustained in a hit-and-run collision at a busy intersection in Stillwater, reports KOCO News 5.

The incident happened just after 10 a.m. at the intersection of Monroe Street and Cantwell Avenue, which is on the north end of the Oklahoma State University campus.

Police say that a vehicle struck and killed a student before leaving the scene. Authorities have not yet released the name of the victim.

Officers identified the hit-and-run vehicle as a white, four-door pickup truck with damage to the front end. Additionally, they’ve arrested a 22-year-old suspect in connection to the accident.

A full investigation is underway. Our team of writers will post updates if we learn more about the circumstances of the crash.

This information is presented as a way to help keep our community safer and is not meant to be taken as legal advice. However, the Oklahoma car accident attorneys at the Abel Law Firm have helped clients secure financial compensation for their medical bills, lost wages, and other expenses. If you or someone you love has been injured in an accident involving another vehicle, contact us today for a free consultation.

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