UPDATE: Houston, TX – Michael Goodie Killed in Vehicle Wreck on Old Galveston Road
Houston, TX (April 7, 2019) On the morning of April 5th, a vehicle wreck happened on Old Galveston Road and Gilpin Street. According to the reports, a Ford F-450 was headed down Old Galveston Road when a soft-top convertible Ford Mustang increased its speed to surpass the pickup truck. Unfortunately, the driver of the Mustang crashed into the Ford. The Mustang ended up flipping over as a result of the crash.
When the paramedics arrived, they found the driver of the Mustang, 46-year-old Michael Goodie, dead at the scene. The driver and passenger in the Ford both sustained injuries and were transported to Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital.
The police are currently investigating the accident to determine who will be held liable.
We send our condolences to Michael Goodie’s family at this time. Our thoughts are with them and the other injured victims in this crash. We hope for a full recovery.
Vehicle Accidents in Texas
Studies reveal that in 2007, speeding was responsible for causing 31 percent of all fatal vehicle accidents, which resulted in 13,040 lost lives. Whenever drivers speed, they’re usually in a rush or under the influence. It’s important for all drivers to follow speed limits in order to avoid putting themselves and others in danger.
For those who have lost loved ones in vehicle accidents caused by speed, it’s important to contact an experienced Texas wrongful death attorney. The same goes for those who have sustained serious injuries as a result of another driver’s violation of traffic laws.
At Benton Law Firm, our personal injury car accident attorneys are constantly helping those who have obtained injuries in accidents caused by speeding. We work hard to help our clients obtain compensation for medical expenses, vehicle damage, and more. If you or someone you know was harmed in an accident, contact us today at 214-219-4878.
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