Lubbock, TX – 2 Killed and 1 Injured in Car Accident on E 50th St
Lubbock, TX (November 2, 2019) At approximately 2:29 a.m. on November 2nd, a fatal collision happened at the intersection of East 50th Street and East Loop 289. According to reports, a Dodge pickup truck was traveling eastbound on 50th Street while a black Chevrolet pickup truck was traveling northbound on East Loop 289 right before the collision occurred.
Emergency crews arrived and found two people inside of the Chevy pickup truck dead at the scene. The driver of the Dodge sustained serious injuries and was rushed to UMC for immediate treatment.
The LPD Major Crash Unit is currently investigating the fatal collision.
Our thoughts are with the families of the two deceased victims at this time. We also wish the injured driver a quick recovery.
Car Accidents in Texas
Thousands of car accidents happen in Lubbock every year, leaving lots of people with severe and/or fatal injuries. When collisions occur near intersections, at least one of the drivers is at fault for failing to yield the right of way. Drivers often attempt to speed through red lights or turn left in front of oncoming vehicles right before accidents happen.
When families lose loved ones in car accidents, they may be able to file wrongful death lawsuits on behalf of their family members so long as they were not at fault for causing the accident.
At The Benton Law Firm, wrongful death lawsuits are our specialty. Despite their complexity, we have been able to assist countless families for nearly two decades with their lawsuits. We’ve helped them prove their negligence claims and recover enough funds to assist them with post-accident damages and expenses. If you lost a loved one in a car accident, contact our office today for a free consultation at (214) 219-4878.
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