Austin, TX – Leon Jay Harvey Killed in N Mopac Expressway Crash
Austin, TX (January 14, 2020) – A motor vehicle accident on Saturday claimed one man’s life.
At around 11:50 a.m., on January 11, the Austin Police Department was called to the scene of a motor vehicle accident. Reports indicate that 42-year-old Leon Jay Harvey was traveling along the 12600 block of North Mopac Expressway in a white 2015 Toyota Prius when his vehicle collided with a black 2013 Ford F150.
Harvey sustained fatal injuries in the collision and was immediately declared deceased.
The driver of the Ford was uninjured.
At this time, the APD’s Vehicular Homicide Unit Detectives are investigating.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Leon Jay Harvey. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Car Accidents in Texas
Motor vehicle accidents claim the lives of more than 3,600 people across Texas each year. In many cases, victims end up losing their lives in collisions as a result of another driver’s reckless or negligent actions. When victims are fatally injured under these circumstances, it is crucial that their families reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
Our team at The Benton Law Firm has over two decades of combined experience helping families obtain the maximum amount of compensation available for their legal claims. We strive to help those harmed collect full and fair compensation to alleviate the costs of funeral services, lost wages, pain and suffering, and various other damages they face after losing a loved one in a tragic collision. Contact our Texas car accident attorneys at (214) 219-4878 to meet with our team and discuss legal options available for you.
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