Odessa, TX – Nau Ulate Killed in Collision on I-20BL
Odessa, TX (September 26, 2019) – On September 25, at approximately 1:45 a.m., emergency crews in Odessa responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 2400 block of West 2nd St (I-20BL).
According to reports, 32-year-old Nau Ulate was traveling on a motorcycle down 2nd Street when he crashed his vehicle. After the initial collision, Nau Ulate was struck by a Chevrolet Tahoe.
Ulate sustained fatal injuries in the collision and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The driver of the Chevrolet, who was later identified as Edgar Ibarra, was found to be intoxicated at the time of the incident. Ibarra was arrested and charged with intoxication manslaughter.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Nau Ulate. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in Texas
The sad and unfortunate truth is that far too many drivers are still careless around these small, compact vehicles. Sadly, over 500 people lose their lives in motorcycle accidents across our state annually.
When motorcyclists lose their lives, they often leave behind friends and family who are devastated by their loss. It is unimaginable the amount of pain that is left for surviving family members to deal with. To make matters even worse, families are often forced to deal with the fact that their loved one lost their life due to the reckless or negligent acts of another person. In some cases, surviving relatives can contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to get the justice they deserve.
For over 20 years, The Benton Law Firm’s personal injury attorneys in Texas have fought aggressively to help countless families get the justice they deserve for the wrongful death of a loved one. Our knowledgeable injury accident attorneys in Texas work diligently to help families get full and fair compensation for lost wages, funeral expenses and various other damages incurred from the fatal collision of a loved one. Contact our law office today at (214) 777-7777 to see how we can help you.
Note: The information included in this post was derived from secondary sources and has not been independently confirmed. Any inaccurate information will be corrected immediately after being brought to the site’s attention. If you identify any false information within this story, please inform us immediately so we can adjust the post to contain the most accurate information available surrounding this event.
Disclaimer: The intent of this post is to provide general information to our readers and to help improve the safety and quality of life for those who live in our state. At The Benton Law Firm, we intend to honor those who are victimized in accidents across Texas. We aim to provide up to date information to the public surrounding these incidents in hopes of helping others avoid becoming victims themselves. If anyone is involved in an accident we would like to make sure they know how to respond, should a tragedy occur. Information in this post, should not be considered legal or medical advice. You should seek further assistance from a legal or medical professional if you or a loved one is a victim in an accident. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.