Vidor, TX – Lance Butts ID’d as Second Victim Killed in N Linscomb Rd Crash
Vidor, TX (December 30, 2019) – An unimaginable motor vehicle accident on Friday claimed two victim’s lives.
On December 20, at approximately 8:30 p.m., authorities were called to the scene of a major motor vehicle accident on Linscomb Road just north of Highway 12.
Reports indicate that 19-year-old Lance Butts was traveling along the roadway on a 2015 Honda motorcycle when his vehicle collided head-on with a 2016 Suzuki motorcycle driven by 21-year-old Colby Cooper.
Both Cooper and Butts incurred fatal injuries in the collision and were declared deceased at the scene.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the families of both Lance Butts and Colby Cooper. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in Texas
Motorcycle accidents here in Texas claim the lives of more than 500 people each year. These vehicles provide little protection for victims, which drastically increases the chance of those involved in these horrific collisions sustaining devastating injuries. When families lose loved ones in motorcycle accidents, due to the negligent actions of others, it is imperative that they reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Texas at their earliest convenience.
Our team at The Benton Law Firm has over two decades of combined experience fighting on behalf of grieving families to ensure they are fully and fairly compensated for funeral services, lost earnings, and more. Although there is nothing we can do to bring back those taken away so tragically and unexpectedly, we strive to help families recover compensation to help alleviate the financial burdens they face due to their loss. Contact our motorcycle accident attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to explore legal options available for you.
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