UPDATE: Beaumont, TX – 2 Killed in Fatal Crash on Hwy 105
Beaumont, TX (December 29, 2019) Three vehicles collided close to the Jefferson and Hardin County line on the 27th of December. According to reports, a white Chevrolet was headed westbound on Highway 105 when it somehow crossed over into the opposite lane and struck a black 2005 Mercury SUV and a red 2017 Kia SUV. The impact of the accident caused the Chevrolet to burst into flames. This major collision happened at approximately 7:15 p.m.
When the paramedics arrived to help, they found the driver of the Chevrolet, 20-year-old Shane Hardy, and his passenger, 20-year-old Destiny Sells, deceased at the scene. The driver of the black SUV sustained injuries and was rushed to a nearby hospital. He has been identified as 52-year-old Shadron Priddy.
The accident is still being investigated by authorities at this time.
We send our condolences to the families of Shane Hardy and Destiny Sells. Our thoughts are with them at this time. We also wish Shadron Priddy a complete recovery.
Vehicle Accidents in Texas
Unfortunately, families lose loved ones every day in car accidents caused by irresponsible drivers. Most accidents occur from drivers disobeying traffic laws, driving under the influence, or using their cell phones. Depending on the cause of an accident and who is deemed at fault, families may be entitled to receive compensation after losing their loved one.
At The Benton Law Firm, we assist families every day with filing wrongful death lawsuits against negligent drivers. We work hard on their behalves because we understand that losing loved ones is devastating and traumatic. We do all we can to make sure families don’t have to pay out-of-pocket. If you lost a loved one in a car accident, contact our office today for a free consultation at (214) 219-4878.
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