Fort Worth, TX – 1 Dead in Fiery Crash On I-35 Near S. Burleson Blvd
Fort Worth, TX (April 17, 2019) – On April 17, around 5 p.m., multiple emergency crews and police departments reported to the scene of a collision on Interstate 35 West in Fort Worth.
The incident occurred along the interstate, close to the 2600 block of South Burleson Boulevard and Bethesda Road. According to reports, a pickup truck collided with a semitrailer, which was loaded with forklifts.
The impact of the collision caused both vehicles to catch on fire. Crews worked diligently to clear the scene of the crash and provide medical attention and transportation to those in need. One person was killed in this incident.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the person who lost his or her life in this tragic accident. Our thoughts are with them and anyone else who may have been injured in or affected by this crash.
Fatal Collisions In Texas
Every year, over 17,500 people are seriously injured in motor vehicle accidents across our state. Unfortunately, over 3,700 of these individuals succumb to their injuries.
Victims who lose their lives in these very tragic incidents often leave behind families who are overwhelmed with grief. To make matters even worse, surviving family members are often forced to bear the costs for funeral arrangements and burials. In many cases, these expenses are unplanned and cause an unexpected financial burden for families who are already struggling.
When victims lose their lives as the result of reckless or negligent drivers, surviving family members should contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible. The Benton Law Firm’s accident injury attorneys in Texas work diligently to help victims, and their families, get compensation and justice. We have helped numerous clients tackle even the most difficult claims and come out successful. Our keen attention to detail and aggressive negation skills ensures we are able to help clients get the maximum amount of compensation for their claims. Contact our Texas car accident attorneys at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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