Austin, TX – 1 Killed in Fatal Multi-Vehicle Crash on Research Boulevard
Austin, TX (April 27, 2019) On the night of April 26th, a fatal multi-vehicle crash occurred in the 8300 block of Research Boulevard. The reports state that at least two to three vehicles collided into each for unspecified reasons at approximately 8:08 p.m.
When emergency crews arrived at Research Boulevard, one person had already suffered fatal injuries. Crews had to shut down Research Boulevard for several hours to clear the damaged vehicles and excess debris.
The police are determining who will be held liable for this detrimental accident.
We wish the deceased victim’s family well as they grieve over their loved one’s lost life.
Vehicle Accidents in Austin
According to the Texas Department of Transportation, the leading cause of most accidents in Texas is the failure to drive at an appropriate speed limit. In fact, speeding caused 108, 466 accidents in a single year in Texas. Drivers tend to speed when they’re in a rush or when they’re under the influence. No matter one’s intent, traffic signs are designed to protect everyone on the road. Failure to abide by these laws puts the driver and surrounding parties in danger.
At Benton Law Firm, we have helped thousands of families over the years file wrongful death lawsuits after losing loved ones in vehicle accidents. We’re aware of the various causes of accidents and how to effectively pursue all responsible parties for damages and losses. If you lost a loved one in a vehicle accident due to the carelessness and recklessness of another driver, call us today at 214-219-4878.
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