El Paso, TX – I-10 Crash Victim ID’d as Gage Aaron Thornton
El Paso, TX (October 8, 2019) – A pedestrian accident on Interstate 10 left one male victim deceased.
At approximately 7:15 p.m. on October 5, emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Interstate 10.
According to reports, 19-year-old Gage Aaron Thornton was attempting to cross Interstate 10 East near mile marker 38 when he was struck by a motor vehicle.
Thornton sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Gage Aaron Thornton. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Every year, more than 600 pedestrians lose their lives in fatal accidents caused by negligent or reckless drivers across our state. These incidents often occur without warning and have devastating consequences for surviving family members. When victims lose their lives in pedestrian accidents caused by others, it is crucial for their families to contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible to protect their legal rights.
For nearly two decades, Texas personal injury attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped thousands of people collect full and fair compensation from those at-fault. Our attorneys understand the difficulties families face after losing a loved one, which is why we work so diligently to ensure they are able to recover from their tragic loss. Contact our injury accident attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to schedule a free case evaluation to see how we can help you.
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