Jose Luis Oliva Killed in Two-Vehicle Crash on Interstate 10 near Sunland Park Drive in El Paso
El Paso, TX. (August 18, 2021)- 76-year-old Jose Luis Oliva was killed in a two-vehicle crash on August 13, 2021 in El Paso, Texas. The accident occurred around 12:30 p.m. on Interstate 10 near Sunland Park Drive. Police reported that Oliva was driving a 2009 Infiniti while the driver of a 2015 GMC Yukon was driving two lanes over in the same direction. Both drivers attempted to change into the lane between them, resulting in a collision. The force of the impact caused the Infiniti to veer into the center concrete barriers while the Yukon crashed into a guardrail. Oliva was transported to an area hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. 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 Jose Luis Oliva. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Car Accidents in Texas
Unfortunately, about 90 people lose their lives in car accidents every day throughout the country. There are numerous contributing factors that lead to fatal car accidents, but the most common factor is negligence. When drivers aren’t paying attention, even just for a few seconds, they are liable to accidentally cause an accident. If someone loses their life in a car accident, their immediate family members may be able to file wrongful death lawsuits against all liable parties.
At The Benton Law Firm, we help families file wrongful death lawsuits against drivers whose negligent actions killed their loved ones. We work hard to help families receive as much compensation as possible to pay for funeral expenses and more. If you lost a loved one in a car accident, contact our office today at (214) 777-7777.
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