UPDATE: Odessa, TX – Brandon & Lynn Ortega Killed in TX-338 Loop Crash
Odessa, TX (January 28, 2020) – A motor vehicle accident on Saturday sadly claimed two victims’ lives.
At around 10:30 p.m., on January 25, police and emergency crews were called to a major motor vehicle accident on the West Loop 338. Reports show that 41-year-old Brandon Ortega and 42-year-old Lynn Ortega were traveling south on the roadway in a black Toyota Tacoma when their vehicle collided head-on with a northbound Dodge Ram 2500.
Both Lynn Ortega and Brandon Ortega sustained fatal injuries in the collision and were declared deceased at the scene.
At this time, the Odessa Police Department is investigating the collision.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the families of Lynn Ortega and Brandon Ortega. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Automobile Collisions in Texas
According to statistics, motor vehicle accidents claim the lives of more than 3,287 people every day across the United States. Sadly, numerous accidents occur here in Texas, leaving families to face devastating consequences. In many cases, victims end up suffering fatal injuries in collisions as a result of another driver’s actions. In some cases, families can reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Texas to get justice for their loved ones.
For over two decades, The Benton Law Firm’s car accident attorneys in Texas have helped thousands of people get the justice they deserve for their loved ones. We wholeheartedly believe wrongdoers should be held accountable so families can get the compensation they need and deserve for funeral services, lost wages, and various other costs and burdens they face. Contact our law firm today at (214) 219-4878 if your loved one lost their life in an accident as a result of another person’s actions.
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