Harris County, TX – Crash On FM 1960 Results In Fatality
Harris County, TX (May 17, 2019) – On May 16, around 10:30 p.m., Harris County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on FM 1960.
According to reports, a female was traveling east on FM 1960 in a Jeep when she attempted to make a U-turn into the westbound lane.
During her attempt, the driver of the Jeep collided with a rider on a motorcycle, which was heading west along FM 1960. The driver of the motorcycle, who was not wearing a helmet, sustained fatal injuries in the incident and was pronounced deceased on site.
The driver of the jeep was transported to an area hospital for treatment to minor injuries sustained in the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and her family at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the motorcyclist who lost his life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents In Texas
Every year, more than 500 motorcyclists are killed in tragic and unexpected motor vehicle accidents. Unfortunately, the small size of a motorcycle makes these drivers more difficult to see on roadways and leaves them more vulnerable to serious and fatal injuries when struck by other vehicles on the road.
When motorcyclists are killed in tragic accidents, surviving relatives are often left to bear the costs for funeral and medical expenses. In cases where motorcyclists are killed in accidents caused by other drivers, surviving family members may be able to contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to get the justice they deserve for their loved one.
For over two decades, Texas motorcycle accident attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped countless families get the justice and compensation they deserve for the wrongful death of a loved one. Our attorneys work diligently to ensure those harmed are able to hold at-fault parties accountable in order to protect our communities in the future. Contact our law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help with your claim.
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