Police identify victim in fatal Tulsa pedestrian crash

Posted on Thursday, September 3rd, 2020 at 3:45 pm    

TULSA, OK – Officials with the Tulsa Police Department have identified the pedestrian killed in an early August collision.

According to Tulsa World, 57-year-old Graham Cross was struck by two vehicles while pushing a shopping cart north in the southbound lanes of Memorial drive near the intersection with 63rd street on August 7th.

The first driver to hit Cross stopped to render assistance to the victim and cooperate with the police. The second motorist fled the scene and has not been identified.

While Cross is ultimately responsible for the incident, the second driver could still face charges for fleeing the scene.

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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