Copperas Cove, TX – Abigail Smith Killed In US Highway 190 Collision
Copperas Cove, TX (August 2, 2019) – On August 2, just before 1 a.m., emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on the US Highway 190 bypass south of Copperas Cove.
According to reports, 27-year-old Abigail Smith was traveling east on Highway 190 in a Ford passenger car when her vehicle entered onto the wrong side of the road. Smith’s vehicle collided head-on with semi-truck just wave of Old Copperas Cove Road.
Smith sustained fatal injuries in the collision and was pronounced deceased at the scene of the incident.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Abigail Smith. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Accidents In Texas
Statistics show that between 2017 and 2018, Texas rose to the lead among all states for fatal traffic incidents. Unfortunately, over 3,700 people lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents each year across our state. As if dealing with the loss of a loved one wasn’t difficult enough, families are often forced to deal with the costs for funeral arrangements for their loved ones. When families were unprepared for these tragic events, it can take an immense toll on their lives. When victims lose their lives in collisions caused by negligent drivers, it is crucial for surviving relatives to contact a car accident attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
For over twenty years, attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped countless victims and their families get the justice and compensation they deserve. Our team of personal injury attorneys in Texas work diligently to ensure those harmed are able to hold at-fault drivers accountable for their actions. If your loved one was killed in a car accident caused by a negligent driver, contact our Law firm at (214) 219-4878 to explore legal options available for you.
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