Written by: The Benton Law Firm Last Updated : November 4, 2019

Gainesville, TX – John Kidd Killed in Collision on W California St

Gainesville, TX (November 1, 2019) – The victim killed in a collision on West California Street has been identified by police.

Just after 11 a.m. on October 25, emergency crews reported to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 1100 block of West California Street. According to reports, 62-year-old John Kidd was traveling east along California Street in a 2014 Chevrolet pickup truck when his vehicle collided head-on with a black 2013 Dodge Ram, which was hauling a camper-trailer, driven by 62-year-old Lawrence Schmidt.

Kidd was rushed to a hospital in Denton where he succumbed to his injuries.

Schmidt was injured and transported to North Texas Medical Center.

Police are actively investigating this collision.

Our thoughts are with Lawrence Schmidt and their family at this time.

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

Motor Vehicle Accidents in Texas

Gainesville, TX – John Kidd Killed in Collision on W California StEvery year, more than 3,700 people are fatally injured in collisions across our state. Sadly, victims continue to lose their lives due to the negligent and reckless actions of others.

In some cases, surviving relatives can contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to get the justice they deserve for their tragic loss. Surviving relatives may be entitled to compensation for medical expenses, funeral services, pain and suffering, lost wages, and other financial burdens they face after losing a loved one.

Over the years, The Benton Law Firm has helped countless families collect the maximum amount of compensation available for their claims. Our team understands how difficult it is for surviving relatives to move forward after losing a loved one unexpected. For this reason, we work diligently to ensure those harmed are able to move forward without worrying about financial difficulties. Contact our car accident attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.

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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.


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