Crosby, TX – Joseph Tarr Killed in Crash on US 90 (Crosby Freeway)

Crosby, TX (October 10, 2019) – A collision on the Crosby Freeway left one dead and sent three other victims to area hospitals with injuries.

Around midnight on October 8th, emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on the Crosby Freeway.

Reports from the scene indicate that a Toyota Sienna was traveling westbound along the roadway when it collided head-on with a Chevrolet Astro Van. The impact of the collision caused the van to collide with a blue Ford Focus.

Joseph Tarr, who was driving the Toyota Sienna, sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.

A 16-year-old and 21-year-old male were both airlifted from the scene to an area hospital for treatment. A third passenger, who was identified as a 42-year-old male, was transported to an area hospital via ambulance.

At this time, the collision remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.

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

Fatal Collisions in Texas

Crosby, TX – Joseph Tarr Killed in Crash on US 90 (Crosby Freeway)Losing a loved one is difficult under any circumstance. In Texas, over 3,700 people lose their lives in fatal collisions each year, leaving families to deal with the overwhelming emotional and financial consequences of these horrific incidents. When victims lose their lives in collisions caused by negligent or reckless drivers, it is crucial for their families to contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.

For over twenty years, Texas car accident attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have helped thousands of victims, and their families, get the justice and compensation they deserve. Although we understand the difficulties families face in the aftermath of fatal collisions, we firmly believe those harmed deserve to recover from the wrongful death of a loved one. If your loved one died in a motor vehicle accident, contact our law firm at (214) 219-4878 to schedule a free case review.

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.

Request for Removal

Ready to get the help you deserve? Call (214) 777-7777 or

Click Here to Email Us