Written by: The Benton Law Firm Last Updated : November 5, 2019

Kaufman County, TX – 3 Killed & 1 Injured In TX-243 Crash

Kaufman County, TX (November 4, 2019) – A head-on collision on Texas Highway 243 claimed three victims’ lives and left one seriously injured.

At approximately 8 p.m. on November 2, emergency crews responded to the scene of a major motor vehicle accident on State Highway 243. As per reports, a 2006 Saturn SUV was traveling west along the highway when it collided head-on with a Chevrolet Equinox.

The driver of the Saturn, who was identified as 23-year-old Emiliano Lara, as well as the driver of the Chevrolet, 78-year-old John Fuller, both suffered fatal injuries and were declared deceased at the scene.

The passenger inside the Chevrolet, who was identified as 75-year-old Cheryl Brumfield, suffered fatal injuries and was declared deceased at the scene.

A second passenger inside the Chevrolet, who was identified as 74-year-old Brenda Fuller, suffered serious injuries and was rushed to Baylor University Medical Center.

The incident remains under investigation at this time.

Our thoughts are with Brenda Fuller and her family at this time.

We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the families of Emiliano Lara, Cheryl Brumfield, and John Fuller.  Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Fatal Collisions in Texas

Kaufman County, TX – Three Killed & One Injured In TX-243 CrashAccording to reports, 15% of fatal collisions in Texas are the result of head-on collisions. Approximately 552 people lost their lives in head-on collisions throughout Texas during 2017. When victims lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents, through no fault of their own, it is crucial that their families contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas.

The Benton Law Firm is dedicated to helping grieving families recover from the tragic and unexpected loss of a loved one. Over the years, Attorney Benton has represented countless clients, helping them succeed in collecting the maximum amount of compensation available for their legal claims. Benton’s keen attention to detail and exceptional representation skills have earned him the title as Best Lawyers in Dallas during 2018 by D Magazine. If you lost a loved one in a tragic collision, due to another person’s actions, contact our law firm 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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