Pedestrian killed in Oklahoma City train accident

Posted on Friday, August 28th, 2020 at 8:17 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – One person was killed after being struck by a train in northwest Oklahoma City early Friday morning.

According to KOCO, the incident was reported shortly before 4:00 a.m. near the intersection of Northwest 100th Street and Garnett Drive.

Police say the operator of the train attempted to stop by using the horn and emergency brake. However, the individual failed to move from the tracks before being fatally struck.

Details regarding the identity of the victim have not yet been released. No one else sustained any injuries as a result 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 City wrongful death 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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