UPDATE: Amarillo, TX –Freddy Buckingham Killed in E Amarillo Blvd (I-40BL) Crash
Amarillo, TX (December 25, 2015) – The victim killed in the East Amarillo Boulevard collision has been identified by police.
On December 24, authorities reported to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on East Amarillo Boulevard.
Reports from authorities indicate that 53-year-old Freddy Buckingham was traveling east in a 2006 Lincoln when his vehicle collided with a semi-truck on the roadway. The impact of the collision caused the Lincoln to spin out into the westbound lane where it was struck by a 2018 Chevy Camaro.
Buckingham sustained critical injuries and was rushed to an area hospital. Authorities confirmed that he sadly succumbed to his injuries.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Freddy Buckingham. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Collisions in Texas
On average, ten people lose their lives in automobile accidents daily in our state. These incidents are often unexpected and have long-term devastating results for families. In many cases, families are left to cover the costs of funeral services and various other damages incurred from the accident. When victims lose their lives in collisions, due to the negligent actions of others, it is crucial that their families contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
Our team at The Benton Law Firm has over two decades of combined experience providing aggressive and competent legal representation for grieving families throughout our state. Our team of car accident attorneys in Texas works diligently to help families protect their legal rights so they can focus on recovering from the tragic and unexpected loss of a loved one. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Amarillo at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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