Richardson, TX – Victims Of Bush Turnpike Crash Identified
Richardson, TX (June 28, 2019) – On June 27, at approximately 2:30 a.m., police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on the President George Bush Turnpike near Midway.
According to reports, a Honda Civic, driven by 22-year-old Katherine Long, attempted to make a U-turn onto the westbound lanes. After doing so, Long continued down the roadway in the wrong direction before collided with a black Ford Taurus driven by 53-year-old Joseph M. Wallace.
Long sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene of the incident.
Wallace was transported to Medical City Plano where he later succumbed to his injuries.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the families of Joseph M. Wallace and Katherine Long. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Accidents In Texas
Millions of people travel billions of miles along Texas roadways annually. Unfortunately, more than 3,700 people do not make it to their destination. Far too often victims lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents caused by reckless and negligent drivers.
Fatal collisions force families to deal with the devastating loss of a loved one. When victims lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents, it is crucial for surviving family members to contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible. Families may be entitled to remuneration to cover the cost of funeral expenses and various other damages incurred from the accident.
For over 20 years, Texas car accident attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped numerous victims and their families get the compensation and justice they deserve. If your loved one died in a motor vehicle accident caused by negligent driver contact our law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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