Written by: The Benton Law Firm Last Updated : August 29, 2019

Winkler County, TX – Collision on Hwy 115 Results In Fatal Injuries

Winkler County, TX (August 7, 2019) – On August 5, around 6:11 a.m., emergency crews responded to the scene of a collision on Highway 115 just five miles south of Kermit in Winkler County.

Reports from authorities indicate that two vehicles collided head-on along the highway for unknown reasons.

The impact of the collision caused one of the vehicles involved to burst into flames.

One person involved in this incident was seriously injured and transported to an area hospital for treatment.

Authorities later confirmed that the male victim succumbed to his injuries.

At this time, the collision remains under investigation.

We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident.  Our thoughts are with them at this time.

This is an update to a previous post found here.

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WINKLER COUNTY, TX – COLLISION ON HIGHWAY 115 RESULTS IN FATAL INJURIESMore than 10 people lose their lives in Texas car accidents daily. Unfortunately, a large percentage of these motor vehicle accidents occur due to reckless or negligent drivers. When victims are killed in motor vehicle accidents throughout our state, it is imperative that their surviving relatives contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.

Texas car accident attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have over two decades of combined experience helping victims and their families get the justice they deserve. Our attorneys are dedicated to helping families hold wrongdoers accountable for their actions. Over the years, our law firm has helped countless families collect millions of dollars for their legal claims. If your loved one died in a tragic accident, caused by a drunk driver, contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to get started now.

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Disclaimer: The intent of this post is to provide general information to our readers and to help improve the safety and quality of life to those who live in our state. At The Benton Law Firm, we intend to honor those who are victimized in accidents across Texas. We aim to provide up to date information to the public surrounding these incidents in hopes of helping others avoid becoming victims themselves. If anyone is involved in an accident we would like to make sure they know how to respond, should a tragedy occur. Information in this post, should not be considered legal or medical advice. You should seek further assistance from a legal or medical professional if you or a loved one is a victim in an accident. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.

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