Grand Prairie, TX – Man Arrested For North Belt Line Road Crash
Grand Prairie, TX (May 27, 2019) – On Saturday, May 25, police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 700 block of North Belt Line Road.
According to reports, 30-year-old Jesse Merchant was traveling down North Belt Line Road when he turned in front of a motorcyclist in an attempt to enter into a gas station parking lot.
The driver of the motorcyclist, who was identified as 20-year-old Angel Ceballos, was struck by Merchant’s pickup truck. Ceballos sustained serious injuries and was transported to an area hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
An investigation into the accident found that Merchant was driving without a license at the time of the incident. Merchant was arrested for his involvement in the incident and charged with manslaughter.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Angel Ceballos. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Motorcycle Accidents In Texas
Every year, over 500 motorcyclists lose their lives in fatal collisions across our state. Sadly, these accidents are often preventable. Negligent drivers cause these horrific accidents that leave families torn apart.
When individuals lose their lives in motorcycle accidents caused by negligent and reckless drivers, it is crucial for surviving family members to contact a motorcycle accident attorney in Texas to get the justice they deserve.
For over two decades, Texas personal injury attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped countless victims and their families get full and fair compensation for damages incurred from fatal accidents. If your loved one died in a motorcycle accident caused by a negligent driver, contact our law firm at (214) 219-4878 to see what legal options are available for you.
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