Winkler County, TX – Auto Accident on TX-302 Results in Injuries
Winkler County, TX (January 14, 2020) – A motor vehicle accident involving a semi-truck left one person in critical condition.
On January 11, authorities were called to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on East State Highway 302. Reports indicate that a pickup truck and a semi-truck collided head-on along the roadway for unknown reasons.
One person involved in this collision sustained critical injuries. The injured man was rushed to Medical Center Hospital immediately following the incident.
Several others involved in this collision were trapped inside their vehicles. Crews had to extricate those involved and rush them to area hospitals for treatment.
At this time, the crash remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.
Semi-Truck Accidents in Texas
Semi-truck accidents in Texas are more likely to result in extensive injuries for victims, especially those in smaller vehicles during the collisions. Sadly, more than 17,500 people are hospitalized with life-altering injuries from auto accidents each year in Texas. When victims are harmed in collisions, through no fault of their own, it is crucial that they reach out to a truck accident attorney in Texas as soon as possible to protect their legal rights.
The Benton Law Firm has over two decades of combined experience providing victims with the aggressive legal representation they need to succeed in their claims. Our team strives to help those harmed by others collect the maximum amount of compensation available for medical treatment, lost wages, and a variety of other damages they face from their accidents. If you were injured in a collision, due to the reckless actions of another driver, contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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