Hudspeth County, TX – 2 Killed and 2 Injured in Semi-Truck Accident on I-10
Hudspeth County, TX (September 28, 2019) A fatal semi-truck accident happened in the early evening of September 27th. A semi-truck was traveling on the Interstate 10 freeway near mile marker 103 when it somehow rear-ended another semi-truck. The impact of the accident caused one of the trucks to catch on fire. The accident happened right before 5:00 p.m.
When police officers, firefighters, and paramedics arrived, they found two people dead at the scene. They have been identified as 63-year-old Deborah Driggars Regan and 64-year-old Terry Dexter Huey. Unfortunately, they were both inside of the semi-truck that burst into flames.
The two occupants inside of the truck that was rear-ended sustained injuries and were transported to Culberson County Hospital. They have been identified as 52-year-old Gurcharan Singh and 56-year-old Fidadelfo Juarez.
This accident is still being investigated by authorities.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims Deborah Driggars Regan and Terry Dexter Huey at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Semi-Truck Accidents in Texas
According to recent reports by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Texas has the most semi-truck fatalities than any other state in the country. In 2016, nearly 500 people lost their lives in fatal truck accidents.
Truck accidents are often caused by some form of negligence, including drowsiness, speed, and distractions. Other causes include faulty auto parts and hazardous roads.
At The Benton Law Firm, we encourage close family members who have lost loved ones to quickly file a wrongful death lawsuit in order to receive enough compensation to assist them with medical bills, funeral expenses, and other damages. Our experienced Texas wrongful death and personal injury lawyers have assisted families for years with their lawsuits. Contact our office for a free consultation at (214) 219-4878.
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