Written by: The Benton Law Firm Last Updated : November 18, 2019

Abilene, TX – 1 Killed And 1 Injured In Two-Vehicle Collision On I-20

Abilene, TX (November 16, 2019) A fatal two-vehicle collision happened on the morning of November 16th. According to sources, a man driving a 2019 Ford pickup truck was traveling south on Interstate Highway 20 and collided with another vehicle near the on-ramp.

Emergency responders rushed to the crash site and discovered that the driver of the pickup truck was deceased. He has been identified as 62-year-old Michael Wayne Scales. The driver of the other vehicle was seriously injured and rushed to Mitchell County Hospital. He has been identified as 24-year-old Robert Bruce Gonzales.

The fatal collision is still under investigation at this time.

We send our condolences to the family of Michael Wayne Scales. Our thoughts are with them at this time. Our thoughts are also with Robert Bruce Gonzales and his family as he recovers.

Car Accidents in Texas

Abilene, TX – 1 Killed And 1 Injured In Two-Vehicle Collision On I-20Daily someone loses their life in a car accident somewhere in Texas. Most fatal collisions are caused by negligence, whether it’s speeding, drunk driving, distracted driving, or fatigued driving. Even if drivers only partake in a few moments of negligence, that’s enough to cause a dangerous accident that ends someone’s life.

At The Benton Law Firm, we value our clients and believe in their rights, which is why we have spent over two decades helping them file and win wrongful death and personal injury lawsuits. Our experienced attorneys have the resources needed to help clients prove negligence and win large settlements. Contact our office today for a free consultation if you would like to discuss your case. We can be reached at (214) 219-4878.

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