Written by: The Benton Law Firm Last Updated : June 14, 2022

El Paso, TX – Evangeline Slavik Killed In Collision On Doniphan Wednesday

El Paso, TX (March 22, 2019) – On March 20, El Paso Police and emergency crews responded to the scene of an accident in the 3900 block of Doniphan in the Upper Valley.

According to police, a head-on collision occurred between a 2008 white BMW driven by Evangeline Slavik and a 1994 Chevrolet Utility truck driven by 30-year-old David Tovar.

Slavik was undergoing medical distress before the accident and was pronounced dead on the scene. Tovar and a 16-year-old boy were transported to the hospital with minor injuries.

Our warmest condolences go out to the Slavik family as they deal with their loss.

Fatal Collisions In Texas

According to the Texas Peace Officer’s crash report, 3,794 victims lost their lives in fatal car accidents in Texas during 2017. Another 254,853 victims were injured. Despite the level of injuries incurred in these horrific events, car accidents have a lasting effect on both victims and their families.

In accidents where victims sustain fatal injuries, families are often left to grieve while dealing with overwhelming financial burdens from medical treatments and funeral arrangements. Fortunately, surviving family members are able to contact Texas wrongful death attorneys to file lawsuits to obtain compensation to cover the costs of these and other damages.

If your loved one was killed by a negligent, reckless, or impaired driver, it is crucial to contact a Texas car accident attorney from the Benton Law Firm to help with your claim. We have extensive experience helping accident victims obtain full and fair compensation for their accidents are we are dedicated to helping those in need get the justice they deserve. Call (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.

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