Dallas, TX – Collision on I-30 Leaves 1 Pedestrian Deceased
Dallas, TX (September 23, 2019) – An early morning collision on September 23 left one person deceased.
According to police, a pedestrian was attempting to cross I-30 near Beckley Avenue around 5:15 a.m. when he was struck by a Toyota pickup truck. After the initial collision the victim, who was described as a male in his late 40s, was struck by an 18-wheeler.
The 18-wheeler then jack-knifed after the collision, causing a spill of fluids out onto the roadway.
The victim sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
At this time, the collision remains under investigation.
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 Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Every year, more than 600 pedestrians lose their lives in fatal collisions across Texas. Sadly, these unexpected incidents cause devastation for families across our state who are left to deal with the loss of their loved ones. When victims are killed in collisions caused by negligent drivers, it is crucial for families to contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to get the justice they deserve.
Texas pedestrian accident attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have over two decades of experience helping families get the justice they deserve. Our extensive knowledge of personal injury laws in Texas enabled our firm to help countless families get full and fair compensation for funeral arrangements and various damages incurred from their accidents. If your loved one died in a collision caused by a negligent or reckless driver, contact our law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to get help with your claim.
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