Fort Worth, TX – Jeffery Allen Ratigan ID’d as I-820 Crash Victim
Fort Worth, TX (October 17, 2019) – A collision on the East Loop 820 claimed the life of one man.
At approximately 4:30 a.m., a Nissan SUV and a Bud Light 18-wheeler collided head-on in the northbound lanes of the East Loop 820.
The driver of the SUV, identified as 51-year-old Jeffery Allen Ratigan, sustained fatal injuries in the collision and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The driver of the 18-wheeler sustained injuries and was transported to an area hospital for treatment.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation by the Fort Worth Police Department.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Jeffery Allen Ratigan. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Collisions in Texas
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