Vidor, TX – 11-Year-Old Child Succumbs To Injuries From FM 105 Crash
Vidor, TX (April 26, 2019) – On Wednesday, April 24, the Texas Department of Public Safety responded to the scene of a horrific crash on FM 105 just after 8 p.m.
According to reports, multiple vehicles collided at the intersection of FM 105 and Lakeview Cutoff. Primary reports of the incident determined that a 2014 Kia passenger vehicle, driven by 39-year-old Tabitha Butler, was traveling north along FM 105 at the same time a 1994 Chevrolet pickup truck was traveling south along the roadway. The Kia attempted to make a left turn onto Lakeview Cutoff when it was struck on the passenger-side door by the Chevrolet.
Butler’s 11-year-old son was transported to St. Elizabeth hospital with serious injuries where he was pronounced deceased around 9 p.m. The driver of the Chevrolet, who was identified as 41-year-old Ricky Brashier, was seriously injured and transported to St. Elizabeth hospital for treatment.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the child who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Our thoughts are with Ricky Brashier and his family at this time.
Fatal Collisions In Texas
It is no secret that motor vehicle accidents continue to be the leading cause of accidental child fatalities across the nation. More than 1,500 children lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents annually while hundreds of thousands more are left injured.
When children are killed in motor vehicle accidents, it often leaves families torn apart. The emotional consequences of a fatal collision involving a child are often overwhelming and extremely unbearable. The loss of a child is something that completely changes a family’s life. When children lose their lives due to negligent drivers, it is crucial to contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
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