61-Year-Old David Hollinbeck Killed in Head-On Collision on West Wonder World Drive near the Purgatory Creek Bridge in San Marcos
San Marcos, TX. (September 15, 2020)- David Hollinbeck was killed in a multi-vehicle crash on September 6, 2020 in San Marcos, Texas. The crash occurred around 1:00 p.m. on West Wonder World Drive near the Purgatory Creek Bridge. Police reported that a 2011 Ford F-250 was traveling westbound in the left lane when it drifted into the right lane and side-swiped a Nissan Rogue. The Ford then drifted back to the left lane, crossed into the eastbound lanes and crashed head-on into a 2020 Ford F-150 and three other vehicles. Hollinbeck, the driver of the F-150, was declared dead at the scene. It is believed that alcohol may have been a factor in the crash. No further details have been provided at this time. The crash remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of David Hollinbeck. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Head-On Collisions in Texas
In 2017, over 550 people lost their lives in head-on collisions throughout Texas. These types of collisions often occur at night when drivers are under the influence or fatigued. The body responds to both circumstances in similar ways, including drivers being unable to keep their eyes open, their heads up, or their hands on the wheel.
At Benton Law Firm, our experienced Texas attorneys have successfully helped clients win both personal injury and wrongful death lawsuits. We specialize in both types of lawsuits because we have spent over two decades assisting our clients with them. If you lost a loved one or were injured in a head-on collision, contact our office today at 214-777-7777.
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