Deaf Smith County, TX – 1 Killed In Deadly Crash On U.S. 60
Deaf Smith County, TX (November 23, 2019) On the morning of November 22nd, a deadly crash happened on U.S. 60 at about 10:30 a.m.
According to authorities, a semi-truck was traveling west on the highway and as it slowed down to turn right, a pickup truck rear-ended it.
Emergency crews rushed to the scene to help everyone involved. Sadly, they found the passenger in the pickup truck with fatal injuries. They rushed the driver of the pickup truck to the nearest hospital for treatment of serious injuries.
Authorities are still investigating the collision, but they believe an inability to control speed may have been a contributing factor.
We offer our condolences to the family of the deceased passenger. Our thoughts are with everyone affected by this accident.
Car Accidents in Texas
Studies show that rear-end accidents are responsible for about 29 percent of all car accidents throughout the country. They’re also considered to be the most common type of accident to be involved in. Those involved in these collisions are most likely to suffer from neck or back injuries. Depending on the intensity of the collision, injuries can be minor, severe, or catastrophic.
At The Benton Law Firm, we are always working to assist our clients with their wrongful death and personal injury lawsuits. We are committed to defending the rights of our clients as long as they were not at fault for the collision. If you or someone you love sustained injuries in a car accident, contact our office today for a free consultation at (214) 219-4878.
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