Wilmer, TX – One Killed In Wrong Way Crash with Semi On I-45
Wilmer, TX (April 5, 2019) – Around 4:30 a.m. on April 5, Dallas County Sheriff’s Department and emergency crews responded to the scene of a collision on Interstate 45.
According to police, a driver was traveling the wrong way down the interstate before colliding with another vehicle. There were a total of three vehicles involved in the collision – including two small dark-colored sedans and a semi-truck. One person pronounced deceased at the scene, but officers are unsure of the exact cause of death. Two other drivers were injured in the collision.
The Benton Law Firm is keeping the family of the victim killed in this tragic incident in our thoughts and prayers. We hope those injured are able to make a full recovery from their injuries.
Fatal Collisions In Texas
Every year, over 250,000 victims are injured in car accidents across Texas. Unfortunately, more than 3,700 victims are killed as a result of their injuries. Unfortunately, accidents in which semi-trucks are involved often result in far more serious injuries to those involved.
When people lose their lives in tragic collisions, they often leave behind spouses, children, and numerous friends. These survivors often deal with overwhelming grief. Sadly, surviving family members are left to sort out costly funeral arrangements and thousands of dollars in medical bills. Surviving family members can contact a wrongful death lawyer in Texas to help alleviate the financial burdens they face.
Those who lost loved ones in collisions caused by impaired or negligent drivers should contact a Texas personal injury attorney from the Benton Law Firm. Our experience with helping Texans has enabled us to collect millions of dollars in compensation for those harmed. Contact our firm today at (214) 219-4878 to speak with a Texas car accident attorney to see what legal options are available for you.
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