Corpus Christi, TX – Andrew Mendiola ID’d as Hwy 358 Victim
Corpus Christi, TX (November 22, 2019) – On November 20, emergency crews responded to the scene of a major motor vehicle accident on San Padre Island Drive (Highway 358).
According to reports, 25-year-old Andrew Mendiola was traveling along the 2600 block of Highway 358 when his motorcycle collided with another just before the exit for Ayers Street.
Mendiola was ejected from his bike. Emergency crews rushed the victim to Spohn Shoreline, where he was pronounced deceased.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Andrew Mendiola. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in Texas
Although motorcyclists account for less than 1% of motorists along Texas roadways, they make up more than 14% of victims fatally injured in collisions each year. With over 500 deaths reported annually, motorcyclists stand very little chance against the impact of motor vehicles. When victims lose their lives in these horrific incidents, due to the actions of others, it is crucial that their families get ahold of a Texas wrongful death attorney immediately.
The Benton Law Firm understands how difficult it is to accept the loss of a loved one. This is especially true when victims are killed tragically in accidents by reckless and careless motorists. When these individuals succumb to fatal injuries, they often leave behind both mental and financial struggles for families. For this reason, our team of aggressive motorcycle accident attorneys in Texas work diligently to ensure families are fully compensated for their damages. Contact our law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to get justice for your loved one.
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