Coryell County, TX – 2 Killed and 1 Injured in Fatal Accident on Cedar Ridge Rd
Coryell County, TX (April 28, 2019) On the morning of April 27th, a fatal vehicle accident happened at the intersection of Cedar Ridge Road and Old Osage Road. A pickup truck was headed southbound when the driver somehow lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a tree. The accident happened at around 11:00 a.m.
When emergency crews arrived at the scene, they found two teenagers dead and one suffering from incapacitating injuries. They immediately transported the injured victim to a hospital for treatment.
Authorities are investigating to determine what caused the driver to lose control of the vehicle.
We send our condolences to the two deceased teenagers’ families during this difficult time. We also hope the other injured victim fully recovers.
Vehicle Accidents in Texas
Sadly, approximately 2,734 teenagers between the ages of 13 and 19 lost their lives in vehicle accidents in 2017 in Texas. The leading cause of most fatal injuries is some form of negligent driving, which can always be prevented. Most of the time drivers are using their phones while they drive, which puts them and everyone else on the road at risk.
At Benton Law Firm, we know how hard it is for families to lose their loved ones in sudden car crashes, which is why we’ve spent years working with families and helping them file wrongful death lawsuits to recover costs for damages and losses. If you lost a loved one in a vehicle accident, call us today 214-219-4878. One of our wrongful death attorneys will be able to assist you.
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