Written by: The Benton Law Firm Last Updated : August 8, 2019

Austin, TX – Great Southwest Parkway Crash Results in Fatal Injuries

Austin, TX (August 8, 2019) – On August 6, Grand Prairie police report a motor vehicle accident on Great Southwest Parkway.

According to reports, 17-year-old Frank Alvarez was traveling north on Great Southwest Parkway, at a high rate of speed, when he ran a red light at the intersection for Sherman Street.

As Alvarez passed through the intersection, his vehicle collided with a pickup truck.

Three occupants in the truck were injured and transported to an area hospital

The passenger inside Alvarez’s truck, who was pregnant at the time of the incident, went into labor due to the incident. Authorities report that the baby was stillborn.

Alvarez was subsequently arrested and faces multiple charges, including intoxication manslaughter and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, for this incident.

The crash remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.

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.

Fatal Accidents In Texas

Austin, TX – Great Southway Parkway Crash Results in Fatal InjuriesLosing a loved one in a fatal collision is devastating. Unfortunately, there are many instances in which victims lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents that are preventable. Instead, drivers recklessly control their vehicles and cause fatal injuries to others. Unfortunately, more than 3,700 people lose their lives in fatal collisions across our state annually. In some cases, surviving relatives can contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.

Over the years, Texas wrongful death attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped countless victims and their families get the justice they deserve. Our knowledgeable injury accident attorneys in Texas have over twenty years if combined experience helping families get the justice they deserve for the wrongful death of a loved one. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.

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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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