Jefferson County, TX – Motorcyclist Fatally Injured in I 10 Crash
Jefferson County, TX (September 3, 2019) – At approximately 5 p.m. on September 2, emergency crews responded to a series of motor vehicle accidents on Interstate 10 that resulted in fatal injuries.
According to reports, three vehicles collided along the roadway for unknown reasons. As vehicles slowed for the crash, a second collision involving a motorcycle and two passenger vehicles resulted.
Unfortunately, the motorcyclist involved in the collision sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at a local area hospital.
Two other victims involved in the accidents were seriously injured and flown by medical helicopter to area hospitals for treatment.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost his life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in Texas
Every year, over 500 motorcyclists lose their lives in automobile accidents across Texas. Individuals riding on motorcycles are more vulnerable to their surroundings, which makes them more likely to sustain catastrophic and fatal injuries in the event of a motor vehicle collision.
When victims lose their lives in accidents caused by reckless and impaired drivers, surviving family members can contact a personal injury attorney in Texas to hold those at-fault accountable for their actions. Although there is nothing that can be done to bring back those who have lost their lives tragically, legal claims can help surviving family members obtain restitution for medical and funeral expenses, as well as various other damages.
Our Texas wrongful death attorneys at The Benton Law Firm are dedicated to fighting for the rights of those harmed. In 2013, Attorney Benton was awarded the Dallas Trial Lawyer Association’s John Howie award for his courageous pursuit of justice in the face of adversity. If your loved one lost their life in a motor vehicle accident caused by a negligent driver, contact our Texas motorcycle accident attorneys at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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