Austin, TX – 19-Year-Old Killed In 3-Vehicle Crash On Highway 290
Austin, TX (April 24, 2019) – On April 24, Austin Police confirmed a 19-year-old Hispanic male was killed in a three-vehicle collision on Highway 290 on April 18.
According to reports, a Toyota 4Runner was exiting a driveway near 8000 West Highway 290. A Ford Mustang traveling along the roadway attempted to avoid hitting the vehicle but struck the Toyota in the front end. The Mustang then continued into the eastbound lanes where it was struck by a Dodge Ram. The 19-year-old driver of the Mustang was pronounced deceased at the scene.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life/lives in this accident. Our thoughts are with them and anyone else who may have been injured in this tragic accident.
Fatal Collisions In Texas
On average, ten people lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents every day in Texas. Sadly, these victims often leave behind spouses and children who grieve their loss.
In addition to overwhelming emotional suffering, surviving families are often left with thousands of dollars in bills for funeral arrangements and medical treatments received by the victim prior to their death. In cases where negligent or reckless drivers caused the death, families can contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to obtain restitution to cover various costs incurred.
The Benton Law Firm’s Texas car accident attorneys have helped numerous victims collect multi-million dollar settlements for their claims. Our firm is dedicated to helping those harmed get the justice and compensation they deserve. If your loved one died as the result of a reckless or negligent writer, contact us today at (214) 219-4878 to get help now.
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