Hedley, TX – 2 Killed, 1 Injured in US-287 Crash
Hedley, TX (January 7, 2020) – A motor vehicle accident on US Highway 287 claimed two victims’ lives and left one person seriously injured.
On January 6, at approximately 8:15 p.m., authorities were called to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on the highway. Reports from the Texas Department of Public Safety indicate that a semi-truck and another vehicle collided along the roadway.
Two victims were fatally injured in the collision and declared deceased at the scene.
One victim sustained serious injuries and was airlifted to an area hospital for treatment.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation by DPS.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the families of the victims who lost their lives in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Semi-Truck Accidents in Texas
Motor vehicle accidents claim the lives of more than 3,600 people across Texas each year. When semi-trucks are involved, the chances of fatal injuries are drastically increased. Unfortunately, there are countless victims who end up losing their lives in collisions due to the negligent and reckless actions of others. In some cases, surviving relatives to the deceased can reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Texas to get the justice they deserve.
Our reputable Texas truck accident attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have over 20-years of combined experience helping grieving families recover from the tragic loss of a loved one. Our team provides aggressive and competent legal representation to those harmed so they can focus on recovering without jeopardizing their chances of obtaining the maximum amount of compensation available to them. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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