Anderson County, TX – Nedra Parham Smith Killed In Vehicle Collision Near FM 3224
Anderson County, TX (January 18, 2020) Two vehicles collided on the evening of January 17th in Anderson County near Palestine.
According to reports, a 2016 Chevrolet Silverado was struck by a 2013 Ford F-150. The accident happened at approximately 5:43 p.m.
When the paramedics and police arrived at the scene, they found the female driver of the Chevrolet critically injured inside of her vehicle. They rushed her to a nearby hospital for treatment, where she ultimately succumbed to her injuries. She has been identified as 77-year-old Nedra Parham Smith. The other driver, 55-year-old Oben Edbe, sustained injuries but was treated at the scene.
The fatal accident is still under investigation by authorities.
We send our condolences to the family of Nedra Parham Smith. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Vehicle Collisions in Texas
An average of 3,000 people lose their lives in Texas car accidents every year. There are many contributing factors, but the most common is negligent driving. Driver’s inattention, intoxication, speed, and fatigue are all examples of negligence. Drivers are often easily distracted by their cell phones, other passengers, food, loud music, and more.
When families come to The Benton Law Firm for help after losing a loved one in a car accident, we offer them a free consultation to discuss their case and their rights. If we feel as though we are able to defend them, we immediately get to work collecting evidence to help them prove their negligence claims. We have assisted numerous families over the past two decades with their wrongful death lawsuits. If you lost a loved one in a car accident, contact us today at (214) 219-4878.
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