Man hit and killed by car while walking across NW Expressway in NW OKC

Posted on Sunday, September 13th, 2020 at 6:20 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A man walking across the Northwest Expressway from a convenience store was struck and killed by a vehicle in northwest Oklahoma City late Friday night, according to KFOR.

The accident happened near Candlewood Drive and the Northwest Expressway (Hwy 3) just before 11 p.m. when a man left a convenience store and crossed the street. He was struck by a vehicle, the driver only described as a young man.

On the way to the hospital, the victim, whose identity was not released, died.

Authorities do not suspect that the driver was under the influence when the accident occurred.

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 City pedestrian 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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