Written by: The Benton Law Firm Last Updated : April 1, 2019

Axtell, TX – Two People Killed In Overnight Accident On FM 2311

Axtell, TX (March 30, 2019)– An overnight accident resulted in the death of two people on SH 31 at FM 2311, northeast of Axtell, TX. The accident occurred at 3:00 a.m Saturday, March 30, 2019, and involved a car and SUV.

After further investigation, it was determined that the SUV was traveling south on FM 2311 and entered the intersection without stopping at the stop sign. The SUV struck the car traveling east on SH 31 and caused the vehicle to overturn multiple times. The driver and passenger of the car were killed from the impact while the driver and passenger of the SUV were transported to the nearest hospital for treatment of their injuries.

We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the families of victims who lost their lives in this terrible crash.  Our thoughts are with them and the other injured parties at this difficult time.

Texas Car Accidents

Axtell, TX - Two People Kill In Overnight Accident On FM 2311In 2017 alone, there were 254,853 injuries that were the result of car accidents within the state of Texas. A single car accident in 2017 lead to the deaths of  6 or more victims.  The trauma resulting from a car accident can lead to severe injury or worse depending on the situation.

Driver negligence is often the culprit behind many car accidents. Drivers who are distracted by their phones, radio, or unaware of their surroundings can cause great harm to other motorists. The disregard for general road safety can leave victims with extremely expensive medical bills. If you ever find yourself the victim of someone’s negligence, seeking a professional Texas car accident lawyer should be your top priority.

At The Benton Law Firm, we dedicate ourselves to obtaining justice for all of our clients. With countless years of experience, we’re more than qualified to win the compensation you deserve. Our practice areas also cover a wide assortment of personal injury cases. If you or a loved are in need of a Texas car accident lawyer, call The Benton Law Firm at (214) 219-4878.

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Disclaimer: The intent of this post is to provide general information to our readers and to help improve the safety and quality of life of those who live in our state. At the Benton Law Firm, we intend to honor those who are victimized in accidents across Texas. We aim to provide up to date information to the public surrounding these incidents in hopes of helping others to avoid becoming victims themselves or to know how to respond should a tragedy occur. Do not rely on any information within this post. Instead, seek further assistance from a legal or medical professional whenever necessary.

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