Glasscock Co., TX – Victims Killed In Highway 137 Crash Identified
Glasscock County, TX (April 29, 2019) – On April 27, the Texas Department of Public Safety responded to the scene of a horrific incident on Highway 137.
According to reports, 28-year-old Sterling Fairchild was traveling north along Highway 137 when he crossed the center lines of the highway and struck a vehicle driven by 30-year-old Phillip Richards head-on.
Although both drivers were wearing their seatbelts at the time of the collision, they were both pronounced deceased at the scene.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the families of Mr. Fairchild and Mr. Richards. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Collisions In Texas
Although traveling by motor vehicles is generally safe and reliable, over 3,700 people lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents annually across our state. Fatal collisions happen suddenly and unexpectedly, wreaking havoc and causing sadness for surviving relatives and friends.
When individuals lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents caused by negligent or reckless drivers, surviving family members should contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible. Although there is no way to bring back those taken away so unexpectedly, families are able to get some justice for their loved one.
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