UPDATE: Weslaco, TX – John Jesus Dominguez Killed in Head-on Collision on US Business 83
Weslaco, TX (November 9, 2019) On the afternoon of November 7th, a major vehicle collision occurred in the 500 block of east US Business 83. According to surveillance footage, some suspects in a black passenger vehicle attempted to rob someone in another vehicle and even shot at the vehicle before the driver was able to flee the scene.
Unfortunately, as the driver attempted to get away from the robbers, he swerved into oncoming traffic and collided head-on with another vehicle.
Emergency responders received the call at about 12:15 p.m. and rushed to the scene. Sadly, they found the victim of the attempted robbery dead in his vehicle. He has been identified as 59-year-old John Jesus Dominguez.
The Weslaco Police Department is currently investigating the fatal collision and searching for the suspects responsible for shooting and attempting to rob Dominguez.
We send our condolences to the family of John Jesus Dominguez at this time.
Head-On Collisions in Texas
Unfortunately, over 500 people lose their lives in head-on collisions every year throughout Texas. Head-on collisions are the most dangerous type of collision to be involved in and the survival rate is extremely low. People involved in these types of collisions have an 80 percent chance of sustaining severe, catastrophic, or fatal injuries.
At The Benton Law Firm, we assist families every day with their wrongful death lawsuits if they lost a loved one in a collision that they were not at fault for. We know how complex these cases can be, but our attorneys have years of experience and tons of knowledge, which is how they’ve been able to help countless families prove negligence and win their claims. Contact our office today for a free consultation at (214) 219-4878 if you lost a loved one in a head-on collision.
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