Richardson, TX – Two Injured In Collision On East Renner Rd
Richardson, TX (August 14, 2019) – On August 13, just before 8:30 p.m., emergency crews received the request for assistance regarding a motor vehicle accident on East Renner Road.
According to officials, a tanker truck was traveling down the road, carrying 8,600 gallons of fuel, when it collided with a second vehicle near the intersection of East Renner Road and North Star Road.
The impact of the collision caused the tanker truck to roll over several times, leaking out fuel in the process.
The driver of the tanker was seriously injured in the crash and transported to an area hospital for treatment.
The driver of the second vehicle sustained injuries, was treated at the scene, and later released.
The collision remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.
Motor Vehicle Accidents In Texas
Every year, more than 270,000 people are injured in automobile accidents across Texas. The fact that someone is injured in a collision roughly every two minutes is a growing concern that continues to impact the lives of families in our state.
Unfortunately, there are far too many drivers concerned about getting places as quickly as possible that they ignore their own safety as well as the safety of others sharing the road. When victims are injured in collisions caused by these reckless individuals, it is imperative that they contact a car accident attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
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