Grimes County, TX – Motorcyclist Killed In Accident With Semi On SH 30
Grimes County, TX (April 11, 2019)- Just after 5:30 p.m. on April 10, police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a fatal collision on SH 30 just west of FM 244 in Anderson.
The incident occurred when a motorcyclist was traveling along the shoulder of SH-30. The driver attempted to make a U-turn when they were struck by a semi-truck proceeding down the highway.
The motorcyclist was pronounced deceased at the scene of the incident. No other injuries were reported.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of the individual who lost their life in this tragic event.
Fatal Motorcycle Collisions In Texas
Every year, over 500 motorcyclists will lose their lives in tragic accidents across our state. Unfortunately, the chances of a victim sustaining fatal injuries are greatly increased in accidents where semi-trucks are involved. Motorcyclists are particularly at risk for serious injuries when they are involved in an accident. They do not have the same protections that drivers in cars have so when they are involved in a collision with an automobile. These accidents usually involve serious or catastrophic injuries.
When motorcyclists lose their lives in traffic collisions, they often leave behind grieving family members. In most cases, surviving family members have to bear the costs for medical expenses and funerals for their lost loved ones. In cases where victims lose their lives due to the negligent acts of others, surviving family members can contact a personal injury attorney in Texas.
Our Texas wrongful death attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have extensive experience helping victims and surviving families get the compensation and justice they deserve. Our motorcycle accident attorneys in Texas work diligently to help those harmed to wrongdoers accountable. Contact us today at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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