Polk County, TX – William Guy Killed In Motorcycle Accident On Highway 59
Polk County, TX (March 29, 2019) – The Texas Department of Public Safety responded to a crash around 1:10 a.m. on March 29.
According to troopers investigating the crash, a 2012 Honda motorcycle, driven by 57-year-old William Guy, was traveling north along Highway 59 when he struck the back of a 2005 Chevrolet pickup truck driving by a 67-year old male.
After the collision, Guy lost control of his motorcycle and went off the road into a grassy center median. Guy was transported to Livingston hospital, where he died a short time later from his injuries.
Our deepest condolences go out to the Guy family as they deal with their loss from this very tragic incident.
Motorcycle Accidents In Texas
Each year, over 600 motorcyclists lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents on Texas roads. Although motorcyclists account for less than 1% of traffic on roadways across the country, they are involved in over 15% of fatal collisions.
Surviving family members are often overwhelmed with grief as they come to terms with the tragic loss of their loved one. Sadly, families are left to deal with stacking medical and funeral expenses related to the incident. Thankfully, our state enables surviving family members to file wrongful death claims to obtain compensation and justice from those at-fault.
Our reputable Texas wrongful death attorneys from the Benton Law Firm have helped families across the state obtain millions of dollars in compensation to help alleviate some of the financial burdens incurred as the result of these horrific accidents. If your loved one died in a motorcycle accident caused by the negligent or reckless acts of another person, contact our skilled and knowledgeable Texas accident injury attorneys at (214) 219-4878 to schedule a free consultation today. Our personal injury attorneys in Texas are available any time to discuss legal options available for your case.
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