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Many individuals may feel that they can push through their daily tasks even though they are fatigued. However, if sleepy individuals get behind the wheel of a vehicle, there could be a serious risk of falling asleep and potentially causing car accidents. These accidents may, in turn, result in individuals being seriously or fatally injured.

It was recently reported that a severe accident took place in Oklahoma. A 23-year-old woman was driving east with two children in her vehicle when she failed to remain in the correct lane. As a result, her vehicle traveled into the westbound lane. A driver traveling west tried to avoid the other vehicle, but the action was unsuccessful and the driver’s sides of both vehicles collided. The westbound driver stated that she may have fallen asleep at the wheel.

The woman driving the first car was critically injured in the incident. It was noted that she was pregnant, but it was unclear whether that fact may have been causing complications. The driver of the pickup truck suffered internal injuries and injuries to his leg. The two children in the first car were not injured.

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In less than a second, a person’s life could change forever. Auto accidents can easily have such an effect as collisions can cause life-altering or even life-ending injuries. When fatal incidents take place, the surviving family may have a difficult time moving forward. Whether due to emotional or financial issues, these struggles can severely impact those loved ones’ lives.

It was recently reported that a fatal accident took place in Oklahoma. Apparently, a vehicle was traveling west when the driver crossed over the dividing line and into the opposite lane of travel. As a result, the westbound vehicle collided with an SUV that was traveling east. The crash took place just before 5 a.m. It was reported that there were two people in the westbound vehicle, and three people in the eastbound SUV.

Two individuals in the SUV suffered fatal injuries as a result of the crash. The third occupant was taken from the scene and was still hospitalized with a leg injury at the time of the report. The two individuals in the other vehicle did not suffer any injuries.

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Individuals who are driving under the influence pose a serious risk to everyone on the road. Impairment reduces the ability to properly operate a vehicle, and as a result, many car accidents result. Even if individuals are lucky enough to survive such an incident, any injuries suffered could cause considerable difficulties.

It was recently reported that a single-car accident took place in Oklahoma. Authorities believed that the driver of the vehicle was drunk at the time of the crash. The man driving reportedly lost control, and the car slid before overturning and colliding with a power pole. The driver was ejected from the vehicle, and there was at least one passenger also involved in the crash.

The driver was treated for the injuries he suffered and released from the hospital. The passenger, however, was more seriously injured. She suffered injuries to her head and arm as well as internal injuries. She was still hospitalized at the time of the report, though it was noted that she was in stable condition. Additional information relating to the incident may be available at a later time.

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A serious event was recently reported as having taken place in Oklahoma. The incident involved a car and pedestrians, and the collision resulted in catastrophic injury. Reports stated that a 21-year-old man was walking with his girlfriend when his ex-girlfriend — who was driving the vehicle — came up to them. They apparently argued, and afterward, the couple walked away from the road and into a grassy area.

The driver then drove the car off of the road in order to follow the two individuals. She went around bushes and into the grass at speeds that caused her vehicle to come off the ground. The vehicle then collided with the 25-year-old woman who had been walking with the man. The victim went underneath the car. She was transported from the scene, but she died from her injuries.

The driver of the car left the scene, but authorities located her at her home. She was taken into custody and is facing charges for first-degree murder, assault with a deadly weapon and other allegations. At the time of the report, she was still in custody on bond.

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Being injured on the job is a fear that many workers may have. These fears may be even more prevalent if there are safety issues within the work environment. Injured workers could be permanently impacted depending on the severity of the situation, and they may qualify for workers’ compensation. However, issues could arise when seeking such benefits.

Oklahoma residents may be interested in such a situation taking place in another state. Reports indicated that a 47-year-old man has a legal case open pertaining to a disputed workers’ compensation claim. The man was severely injured while working earlier this year, and he claims that there were safety issues at the recycling plant where he worked. One problem he had was that there were not enough staff members to perform duties.

This issue reportedly contributed to the accident that caused his injury. The man was working with a 500 lb. piece of machinery with only one other person when the machinery fell on the man’s arm. The incident resulted in tendons and muscles being severed, and doctors informed the man that he will likely have continuing problems due to the injury. Six months after the accident the man is still on pain medication.

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When someone is in trouble, there are many individuals who would likely take the time to stop and help. These helpers are often able to assist and make the situation easier for those involved. However, there are instances in which individuals trying to help at car accidents could also become unexpectedly injured themselves due to unforeseen circumstances.

Such a situation recently took place in Oklahoma. Reports stated that there had been a rollover accident that took place around 7:30 p.m. Details on how the accident took place were not given in the report. It was reported that three individuals had exited their vehicle in hopes of helping the accident victims. Unfortunately, while attending to that crash, a second vehicle rolled over and struck two of the three individuals.

Those two individuals suffered fatal injuries as a result of the incident. They were reported as being a 23-year-old woman and a 43-year-old man. It was unclear what factors may have contributed to either accident, and the identities of the drivers involved were not disclosed. Authorities were continuing to investigate at the time of the report.

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Suffering any type of injury in a car accident can be a jarring experience. From bumps and bruises to lacerations and fractures, the types of injuries sustained can vary from minor to severe. In cases in which serious injuries result, individuals may have cause to seek compensation for pain and suffering, as well as medical expenses that result from attending to those injuries.

One family in Oklahoma may be currently considering legal options after being involved in a recent crash. Reports stated that an 18-year-old woman was driving a vehicle with her 6-year-old brother and 1-year-old sister inside when the collision took place. According to the young woman, a police vehicle did not stop at a stop sign, and as a result, the police car crashed into her vehicle.

The young woman was apparently injured in the incident, but details regarding those injuries were not given. The young boy suffered cuts and bruises to his head, and the 1-year-old child suffered a skull fracture. At the time of the report, police were investigating to determine the factors that may have contributed to the incident.

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Being injured while on the job can cause a variety of issues for the injured party. In many cases, employers have workers’ compensation insurance that can assist injured parties with financial issues resulting from the incident. However, if an individual does not receive compensation, there may be reason for further action to take place in hopes of gaining benefits.

One woman in Oklahoma is currently taking such action after being injured while working. Reports stated that the woman worked at a bed and breakfast. While working last year, she fell as she attempted to load barrels into the back of a pickup truck. The fall caused her to fracture both wrists and incur thousands of dollars in medical expenses. In addition to financial troubles, she was also unable to perform everyday tasks without assistance.

Reports stated that the woman’s employers did not have workers’ compensation insurance. As a result, she had to pay for all of her medical expenses on her own. The woman filed a legal claim in hopes of gaining compensation for the damages that she has faced since the incident.

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Carpooling can often be a useful way for multiple individuals to get to their destinations. However, if these vehicles are involved in car accidents, there may be a chance for multiple parties to be seriously injured or killed. When there are such outcomes, there may also be cause for civil legal actions to be taken.

A recent crash in Oklahoma may result in civil claims after injuries occurred. Reports stated that the incident involved a passenger van and a tractor-trailer. The crash took place at an intersection that did not have traffic lights or signs. It was unclear in which directions the vehicles were traveling or which factors may have contributed to the accident taking place. Authorities were continuing to investigate at the time of the report.

The incident resulted in a passenger in the van suffering fatal injuries. He was reported as being 29 years old. Five other passengers in the van, as well as both drivers, were also injured and transported to an area hospital. The ages and identities of those individuals were not disclosed in the report.

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Individuals are at risk of being seriously injured any time they travel the roadways. Auto accidents are a common occurrence, and many travelers are seriously injured on a daily basis. An accident recently took place in Oklahoma that involved multiple vehicles and several individuals. Unfortunately, two individuals involved in the crash did not survive.

Reports stated that the 67-year-old driver of a pickup truck failed to stop at a stop sign, and as a result, that truck crashed into a second pickup that was hauling a horse trailer. The second truck as well as the trailer left the roadway. A third pickup truck was also involved and struck the first truck after the initial collision. The driver was the only occupant of the first truck, and there were four individuals in the second truck. The third pickup had four teenagers inside.

The driver of the first truck suffered fatal injuries as did a 36-year-old female passenger in the second pickup. The driver of the second truck, a 33-year-old passenger and a 7-year-old child were taken to area hospitals. The child was considered to be in critical condition. The teenagers in the third truck did not appear to have suffered any serious injuries.