Burleson, TX – Teen Killed In Collision On Hidden Creek Parkway
Burleson, TX (August 22, 2019) – At approximately 4 p.m., emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Hidden Creek Parkway.
According to reports, three vehicles collided along the roadway near Hidden Oaks Drive. The impact of the collision caused one of the vehicles involved to burst into flames.
Emergency crews arrived and found one male victim deceased. The victim, who was later identified as Dawson Barnes, was a senior student at Centennial High School.
The collision resulted in a closure of the road that lasted over 5-hours as crews cleared away the debris from the collision and worked to determine the cause.
At this time, the collision remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Dawson Barnes. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Collisions In Texas
Every year, more than 3,700 people lose their lives in unimaginable collisions across Texas. These accidents often have a devastating impact on the lives of surviving relatives, especially when children and teenagers are involved.
When teens lose their lives in accidents caused by the negligent acts of others, it is crucial that their families contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible. Families may be entitled to restitution to help alleviate the costs of medical expenses, funeral arrangements, and various other damages resulting from the fatal collision of a loved one.
Texas car accident attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have over two decades of combined experience helping accident victims and their families get the justice they deserve. We understand the difficulties families face after losing a loved one, which is why we work diligently to ensure those harmed are able 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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