Dallas, TX – Nancy Jo Dennington ID’d as Avondale Crash Victim
Dallas, TX (December 18, 2019) – The pedestrian who sadly lost their life in a collision on Avondale Road has been identified by police.
On December 17, at approximately 10:45 a.m., 72-year-old Nancy Jo Dennington was walking along a narrow sidewalk when a drunk driver, in an Audi, entered up onto the sidewalk and struck her.
Dennington sustained fatal injuries in the collision.
The driver of the Audi, who was identified as Ryan Crews, was arrested and charged with intoxication manslaughter.
At this time, an investigation is underway.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Nancy Jo Dennington. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Every year, more than 600 pedestrians are tragically killed in motor vehicle accidents across our state. Sadly, drunk driving is one of the leading causes of these tragic and preventable accidents. When victims incur fatal injuries, due to the negligent actions of others, it is imperative that their families contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
Although there is nothing that can bring back those tragically taken away from us, our team at The Benton Law Firm strives to help grieving families hold wrongdoers accountable for their actions. Our pedestrian accident attorneys in Texas provide aggressive legal representation for grieving families to ensure they collect the maximum amount of compensation available for funeral services, pain and suffering, and more. Contact our law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you get the justice you deserve.
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