Vehicle strikes, kills pedestrian on I-240 at Pennsylvania Ave

Posted on Wednesday, August 16th, 2023 at 3:51 am    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A woman died Tuesday morning in Oklahoma City after a vehicle struck her along the interstate near the Southern Hills Shopping Center.

According to KFOR News 4, the collision occurred around 7 a.m. on the eastbound side of I-240 at Pennsylvania Avenue, which is just southeast of the Hidden Trails Golf and Country Club.

The investigation thus far indicates that the pedestrian was walking in the roadway when the vehicle struck her. Police have not yet shared her identity with the public.

The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene to speak with authorities.

A full investigation is underway.

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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