Fort Worth, TX – Wrong-Way DUI Driver Injures 5 In Crash On I-30
Fort Worth, TX (August 29, 2019) – On August 29, emergency crews responded to the scene of a major motor vehicle accident on Interstate 30.
Reports from the Fort Worth Police Department indicate that a wrong-way driver was traveling down Interstate 30 when he collided with two other vehicles.
Two people involved in the collision incurred serious injuries and were transported to area hospitals for treatment.
Three other victims sustained minor injuries are were transported to an area hospital for treatment.
The wrong-way driver was subsequently arrested and charged with DWI.
At this time, the collision remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.
Drunk Driving Accidents in Texas
Every year, roughly 50% of motor vehicle accidents in Texas are the result of drivers who are under the influence of drugs or alcohol while behind the wheel. Unfortunately, more than 17,500 people are seriously injured along roadways throughout Texas annually.
When victims are harmed in collisions caused by drunk or impaired drivers, it is crucial that they contact a car accident attorney in Texas as soon as possible. Victims may be entitled to compensation to help alleviate some of the costs associated with medical treatment, lost wages, and other damages.
For nearly two decades, The Benton Law Firm’s personal injury attorneys in Texas have fought aggressively on behalf of accident victims to ensure their legal rights are protected. Clients can rest assured knowing their legal rights are protected while working with our skilled and knowledgeable personal injury attorneys for their claim. Contact our car accident attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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