UPDATE: Austin, TX – Gregory Gonzalez ID’d as Thaxton Rd Crash Victim
Austin, TX (January 24, 2020) – At approximately 8:45 a.m., on January 23nd, authorities responded to the scene of a major motor vehicle accident in the 10400 block of Thaxton Road.
Reports indicate that a 2009 Chevy Cobalt and a 2018 Chevy Silverado collided head-on.
The driver of the Cobalt, identified as 36-year-old Gregory Gonzalez, sustained fatal injuries and was declared deceased at the scene.
The driver of the Silverado, identified as Jesus Alejandro Galvan, was transported via medical helicopter to Dell Seton Medical Center for serious injuries.
At this time, police are investigating.
Our thoughts are with Jesus Alejandro Galvan and his family at this time.
We would like to offer our condolences to the family of Gregory Gonzalez. 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 in Texas each year. When victims lose their lives in collisions, families are often left to bear the mental, emotional, and financial consequences. These accidents often leave families devastated. Even more so after learning that their loved ones died in crashes due to the negligence of others. In some cases, families can contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
The Benton Law Firm’s car accident attorneys in Texas have over two decades of experience helping families get the maximum amount of compensation available for funeral services and various other damages they face after losing a loved one. With over two decades of experience, clients who work with us can rest assured knowing their legal rights and best interests are protected. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to explore legal options available for you.
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