Cleburne, TX – 18-Year-Old Killed in Collision on Hwy 171
Cleburne, TX (August 29, 2019) – On August 28, a fatal collision on Highway 171 claimed the life of an 18-year-old.
According to reports from the Cleburne Police Department, an 18-year-old was traveling down Highway 171 in a small pickup truck on August 28, when their vehicle collided with an 18-wheeler near Highway 67.
The victim was transported to Texas Health Cleburne ER immediately after the collision. Unfortunately, authorities confirmed that the male victim succumbed to his injuries.
At this time, the Cleburne Police Department is conducting an investigation into this incident.
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 Car Accidents in Texas
Every year, more than 3,700 people lose their lives in automobile accidents across our state. Regardless of how careful and aggressive you remain behind the wheel, it is difficult to predict how others around you are going to act.
When victims lose their lives in collisions caused by negligent or reckless drivers, it is crucial that their relatives contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights. Families may be entitled to restitution to cover medical expenses, funeral arrangements, and various other damages incurred from the fatal accident of a loved one.
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