Ector County, TX – Brantley Mitchell Killed In West University Ave Crash
Ector County, TX (July 23, 2019) – On July 19, police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on West University Road near the intersection of Uranus Road.
According to reports, 33-year-old Dustin Biggerstaff was crossing West University Avenue on Uranus Road in a pickup truck to enter a private driveway when he failed to yield the right of way. As a result, his vehicle collided with 18-year-old Brandley Mitchell, who was traveling down West University Avenue on a motorcycle.
Mitchell sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation by the Ector County Sheriff’s Office.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Brandley Mitchell. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents In Texas
Every year, more than 500 motorcyclists lose their lives in fatal collisions across our state. Regardless of whether a victim has a helmet on or not, the vulnerable state of their body makes them more likely to sustain fatal injuries.
When victims lose their lives in collisions caused by reckless or careless drivers, it is crucial for surviving family members to contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible. Relatives of the deceased may be entitled to compensation to cover funeral arrangements, burials, and various other costs incurred from the incident.
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