Montgomery County, TX – Eddie Zimmerman Killed In Motorcycle Crash On 105 West
Montgomery County, TX (June 13, 2019) – On June 12, at approximately 9:30 p.m., the Conroe Police Department responded to the scene of a major collision in the 16000 block of TX-105 West.
According to reports, 62-year-old Eddie Zimmerman was riding on a Harley Davidson motorcycle when he was struck by a motor vehicle. Evidence found at the scene indicates the vehicle responsible for the incident was a 2004 Chevrolet Silverado pick-up truck. The truck struck the Harley Davidson from behind while it was stopped at a red light.
The driver of the truck then fled the scene, leaving the driver of the motorcycle on the roadway.
Zimmerman was transported to Conroe Regional Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries at 9:54 p.m.
An investigation enabled officers to locate the vehicle within two hours from the accident and arrest 21-year-old Jonathan Cuevas for failure to stop and render aid.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Eddie Zimmerman. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Motorcycle Collisions In Texas
We are at that time of the year when we see a major increase in the number of motorcyclists out on roadways across our state. Unfortunately, far too many drivers are still careless around these small, compact vehicles. Sadly, over 500 people lose their lives in motorcycle accidents across our state annually.
When motorcyclists lose their lives, they often leave behind friends and family who are devastated by their loss. It is unimaginable the amount of pain that is left for surviving family members are left to deal with. To make matters even worse, families are often forced to deal with the fact that their loved one lost their life due to the reckless or negligent acts of another person. In some cases, surviving relatives can contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to get the justice they deserve.
For over 20 years, the Benton Law Firm’s personal injury attorneys in Texas have fought aggressively to help countless families get the justice they deserve for the wrongful death of a loved one. Our knowledgeable injury accident attorneys in Texas work diligently to help families get full and fair compensation for lost wages, funeral expenses and various other damages incurred from the fatal collision of a loved one. Contact our law office today at (214) 777-7777 to see how we can help you.
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