Lufkin, TX – Train Accident on Southwood Dr (FM324) Results in Fatal Injuries
Lufkin, TX (December 25, 2019) – One person lost their life in a train accident on Southwood Drive on Christmas.
On December 25, just before 12:20 a.m., authorities were called to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Southwood Drive just outside of Loop 287. Reports indicate that a woman was traveling down a private drive when her SUV was struck by a train.
The woman incurred fatal injuries in the collision and was immediately declared deceased at the scene.
At this time, police are investigating.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Motor Vehicle Accidents in Texas
More than 3,600 people lose their lives in automobile collisions throughout Texas annually. Accidents involving commercial vehicles, like trains, are more likely to be devastating for families due to the increased risk of fatal injuries. When families lose loved ones in collisions, due to the negligent actions of other drivers, it is imperative that they reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
Over the years, The Benton Law Firm has helped countless claimants recover the maximum amount of compensation available for their claims. Our team strives to help families impacted by the sudden and tragic loss of their loved ones recover full and fair compensation for funeral services, lost wages, and various other damages resulting from their tragic loss. If your loved one died in a motor vehicle accident, due to the negligent or reckless actions of another driver, contact our car accident attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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