Fort Worth, TX – Jade Gilliam And Her Unborn Daughter Killed In Car Accident On Interstate 20
Fort Worth, TX (March 28, 2019) – On Wednesday, March 28, police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a four-vehicle collision on Interstate 20 after 11:30 p.m.
One woman involved in the accident, Jade Gilliam, 19, from Fort Worth, was pregnant at the time of the incident. Gilliam was transported to John Peter Smith Hospital in critical condition. A short while later, the unborn baby girl was pronounced dead in the hospital.
On Thursday, March 28, around 10:25 p.m., Gilliam was pronounced deceased as the result of injuries sustained in the collision. Three other people were injured in the collision.
Our thoughts and prayers are with those injured in this incident. Our warmest condolences go out to the Gilliam family during this very difficult time.
Fatal Collisions In Texas
Every year, over 3,700 people lose their lives in fatal collisions in Texas. These devastating incidents leave families torn apart and to suffer from the overwhelming grief of losing a loved one. What often makes this situation even worse is learning that their loved one lost their life as the result of another person’s negligent or reckless acts.
Surviving family members are often caught unprepared to deal with the sudden loss of loved ones. They may not have funeral arrangements made, especially when the victims are so young. In Texas, surviving family members are able to file legal claims against at-fault parties to obtain remuneration to help cover the costs incurred as a result of the accident.
Our reputable Texas wrongful death attorneys have extensive experience helping victims and families obtain millions of dollars in compensation for their claims. Our accident injury attorneys in Texas work diligently to help those harmed get the compensation and justice they deserve. If you were injured, or your loved one died, as a result of another person’s negligent acts, contact our law firm at (214) 219-4878. Schedule a consultation with our Texas personal injury lawyers to see what legal options are available for you.
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