Bonham, TX – Michael Ashby Killed in FM 273 Crash

Bonham, TX (September 23, 2019) – A pedestrian was fatally injured in a collision on Farm to Market Rd 273 on Monday.

Just before 4 a.m. on September 23, 71-year-old Michael Ashby was walking across Farm to Market Rd 273 when he was struck by a motor vehicle, which was traveling south along the roadway.

Ashby sustained fatal injuries in the collision. Emergency crews arrived at the scene and pronounced the victim deceased.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Michael Ashby. Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Texas

Bonham, TX – Michael Ashby Killed in FM 273 CrashMore than 600 pedestrians lose their lives in fatal collisions across our state each year. These accidents are often difficult for families, who are left to grieve the sudden and unexpected loss of their loved ones. Unfortunately, a large number of victims end up losing their lives due to the negligent and reckless acts of others. When victims are killed in collisions, through no fault of their own, it is crucial that their families contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.

The Benton Law Firm’s personal injury attorneys in Texas have over two decades of combined experience helping accident victims and their families get the justice they deserve. Our injury accident attorneys in Texas work diligently to ensure families get the compensation they need to cover financial burdens they face from the fatal collision of a loved one. If your loved one died in a motor vehicle accident, by no fault of their own, contact our car accident attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.

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