A Tulsa man was killed after being struck by a vehicle in Tillman County on Wednesday, April 5th. The crash happened on US-183 and East 1760 Road, three miles south of Manitou.
According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, 36-year-old James C. Barrett, of Tulsa, was walking northbound on US-183 when he was struck by an oncoming Ford F-150.
Barrett was pronounced dead at the scene. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of the victim.
The driver of the truck was not injured. The circumstances of the crash are still under investigation. More information will be provided as it is released by authorities.
Did you know in 2019 there were 12 fatal and injury accidents in Tillman County (Frederick, Davidson, Grandfield)? The reported collisions resulted in 11 people injured and sadly, two fatalities.
The sudden death of a loved one is an overwhelming experience. When a death is caused by the negligence of someone else, it is devastating. At Swain Law Group we are committed to helping families throughout Oklahoma get the justice and the compensation they deserve.
The law allows personal representatives and family members of the deceased to file wrongful death claims and recover compensation. You can trust our experienced team of personal injury attorneys with the legal procedures while you focus on what’s most important: family. Please contact our office at 405-546-1292 or reach out with a confidential message to discuss your case.