Terrell, TX – UPDATE: Lathan Fink ID’d As Victim Of State Hwy 34 Crash
Terrell, TX (August 19, 2019) – On August 14, emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on State Highway 34.
According to reports from the Texas Department of Public Safety, a Chevy Silverado and a Toyota Corolla were traveling north along the roadway when the driver of the Silverado began to slow down.
The driver of the Toyota failed to control their speed and crashed into the Silverado. The impact of the collision sent the Silverado off the road where it collided with a tree.
The driver of the Silverado, identified as 23-year-old Lathan Fink, was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced deceased.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Lathan Fink. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Collisions In Texas
Countless people rely on motor vehicles to travel from place to place in Texas. Sadly, more than 3,700 people are killed in motor vehicle accidents annually across our state.
When victims are killed in car accidents, they often leave behind families to deal with their medical and funeral expenses. When victims lose their lives in collisions due to the negligent acts of others, it is crucial that they contact a car accident attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
Over the past two decades, Texas wrongful death attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped countless victims and their families get the justice and compensation they deserve. Although we understand it is difficult for families to decide whether they should file a legal claim against the at-fault driver, we firmly believe those harmed deserve to recover from 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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