One hospitalized after being pulled from Oklahoma City river

Posted on Tuesday, September 1st, 2020 at 3:21 am    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Emergency services southwest of Oklahoma City transported one man to the hospital after pulling him from the Oklahoma River Sunday afternoon.

According to KOCO, fire officials were called to the scene under a bridge close to Southwest 15th Street and Walker Avenue. They were able to pull the man from the water and begin treating him at the scene of the incident.

The victim was taken to a nearby hospital where his condition remains unknown as of Monday night.

Details regarding the circumstances leading up to the incident have yet to be released. We will continue to monitor the situation for any developments as they are made available.

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 personal injury 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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