Two Critically Injured in Head-On Collision on SH 7 near CR 446 in Chilton
Chilton, TX. (May 14, 2020)- Two drivers were seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash on May 12, 2020 in Chilton, Texas. The crash occurred around 7:30 a.m. on SH 7 near CR 446. Police reported that a red Dodge Ram was traveling eastbound on the highway when the driver attempted to pass another vehicle. The red Dodge then crashed head-on into a white Dodge Ram that was traveling westbound on the highway. Both drivers were transported to Baylor Scott and White in Waco in critical condition. The crash remains under investigation.
We wish the injured victims a quick recovery. Our thoughts are with them and their families at this time.
Head-On Collision in Texas
Head-on collisions are the most dangerous collisions and often result from drivers losing control of their vehicles, driving under the influence, or driving distracted. Because head-on collisions are considered the most dangerous, the survival rate is extremely low.
At The Benton Law Firm, we help families of deceased victims file wrongful death lawsuits to help receive compensation from all liable parties. Although money cannot replace the death of a loved one, it does help pay for funeral expenses, hospital bills, and more. If you lost a loved one in a head-on collision, contact our office today for a free consultation at (214) 777-7777.
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