Edinburg, TX (January 14, 2022) – One man has lost his life as a result of a traffic-related incident in the Edinburg area on Wednesday afternoon. Just before 2 p.m., on January 12, the police and emergency crews were called to the scene of an accident in the 7100 block of North Expressway 83.
Reports from authorities show that a silver Ford F-150 was driving south on the Expressway when it became involved in a collision with a white Ford F-150. The impact of the collision sent the vehicle crashing into two tractors on the side of the road. The Ford then overturned.
The 52-year-old male driver of the silver pickup truck was rushed to a local hospital where he died from his injuries.
The driver of the white Ford, a 39-year-old man, was transported to an area hospital for care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victim injured in this accident. We hope for his full recovery.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the man who lost his life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Car Accidents in Texas
Every day, around 10 people lose their lives in auto accidents across the state of Texas. Accidents involving semi-trucks and large commercial vehicles are more likely to result in severe and fatal injuries for victims due to their massive size and weight. These vehicles are likely to cause severe damage to other vehicles sharing the road, which is why drivers are expected to go above and beyond to ensure the safety of others while traveling. Unfortunately, many truck drivers are in a hurry to maintain their schedule on deliveries and, as a result, they are likely to engage in reckless behaviors that can have disastrous consequences.
If your family has been impacted by a fatal car accident, chances are that you will deal with more than just emotional pain and suffering. Car accidents often cause overwhelming financial consequences as well. Your family will most likely have to spend tens of thousands of dollars on funeral expenses and deal with lost earnings. These and other financial burdens just make it more challenging to move forward. For this reason, it is crucial that you reach out to a wrongful death lawyer in Edinburg as soon as possible. You may have legal options available to help you get justice.
Texas Wrongful Death Lawyers
Our Edinburg truck accident lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm are committed to achieving the best results for our clients. Our lawyers completely understand the grief and inconsolable heartache that your family is dealing with after losing a loved one. We firmly believe that no settlement or paycheck will ever be large enough to compensate you for the loss of a loved one.
Our law firm understands that no one is truly prepared to deal with the sudden and unexpected loss of a loved one. This drives our commitment toward helping you get justice. Our ultimate goal is to help you move forward after experiencing a loss in the best way possible. You should not be forced to cover tens of thousands of dollars in unexpected costs due to the negligence of another driver. Contact our Texas personal injury lawyers any time to schedule a meeting with our team by calling 210-340-5550.
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