Arp, TX – Crash On Texas Highway 135 Results In Fatality & Injury

Arp, TX (June 6, 2019) – On June 6, Texas Department Of Public Safety responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Highway 135 just after 4:45 a.m.

According to reports from DPS, 27-year-old William Gamage was traveling north along Highway 135 in a 1996 Dodge Dakota when his vehicle veered into the oncoming lane at a corner on the roadway.

Upon entering into the southbound lane, Gamage’s vehicle collided head-on with a vehicle driven by 54-year-old James Roy Sifford.

Sifford was pronounced deceased at the scene of the incident. Gamage sustained serious injuries and was transported to UT-Health Tyler for medical treatment.

Our thoughts are with William Gamage and his family at this time.

We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of James Roy Sifford. Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Fatal Collisions In Texas

Arp, TX – Crash On Texas Highway 135 Results In Fatality & InjuryEvery day, more than 10 people lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents across our state. These tragic incidents are often devastating and leave families to deal with overwhelming grief. In addition to sadness, families are often left to bear the costs for funeral arrangements for their loved ones. In cases where victims lose their lives in collisions caused by negligent or reckless drivers, families should contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.

Over the past two decades, Texas car accident attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped countless families get full and fair clamor station to cover medical expenses, funeral arrangements, and other damages incurred from their accidents. If your loved one died in a motor vehicle accident caused by the negligent acts of others, contact our Law firm at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.

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