35-Year-Old Kristi Tuner and Unborn Baby Killed in Two-Vehicle Crash on U.S. 77 in Lavaca County
Lavaca County, TX. (February 19, 2021)- Kristi Turner and her unborn baby were killed in a two-vehicle crash on February 12, 2021 in Lavaca County, Texas. The accident occurred shortly before 8:30 a.m. on U.S. Highway 77 near Hallettsville, Texas. Police reported that the driver of a northbound Ford F-250 slid on the ice, crossed over into oncoming traffic and crashed head-on into a southbound Chevrolet Suburban driven by Turner. Turner and her unborn baby were pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the Ford was transported to Lavaca County Medical Center for treatment. The crash remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Kristi Turner and her baby. Our thoughts are with them 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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