Longview, TX (August 7, 2022) – A motorcyclist has lost their life following a truck accident reported on Friday morning in Longview, Texas. On August 5, the Longview police department was notified that a crash took place on Interstate 20.
Preliminary investigations surrounding the crash indicate that a 53-year-old man was riding a motorcycle westbound on Interstate 20. As the vehicle attempted to maneuver around a dump truck near Estes Parkway, the two vehicles collided.
The motorcyclist suffered severe injuries due to the motor vehicle collision. Police and firefighters blocked off the roadway as emergency medical personnel attempted to render aid to the victim. The motorcyclist ended up passing away at the scene of the crash.
There were no other injuries reported in this accident.
The police in Longview are investigating the accident at this time.
We offer our condolences to the family of the motorcyclist who died as a result of this accident.
Fatal Auto Accidents in Texas
Each year, auto accidents in Texas take the lives of thousands of people. Unfortunately, more than 400 of these victims are using motorcycles at the time of their accidents. Although riding a motorcycle tends to be a rejuvenating event for riders, there are many instances where they suffer significant and fatal injuries due to negligent motorists who are sharing the road.
Even though riders can take proactive measures to ensure they do not cause harm to others, there is no guarantee that other drivers will not cause them severe injuries or even injuries that ultimately take their lives. When innocent people are killed. As a result of motorcycle accidents, families are often forced to endure overwhelming consequences. In some cases, families are left to deal with significant financial consequences related to funeral arrangements, lost earning capacity, and a variety of other expenses.
In the event at your loved one has died as a result of another person’s negligence, it is important that you seek guidance from a wrongful death lawyer in Longview as soon as possible. Having a strong legal team by your side can help to ensure your family is able to get justice and hold the person who is responsible for your loved one’s death to account.
Our Longview motorcycle accident lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm are committed to helping each client we work with to get justice. Our lawyers are widely recognized for providing our clients representation that they truly can trust to obtain the outcome they expect. We have received numerous awards and accolades from our community and the legal community regarding the services that we provide.
We are dedicated to helping our clients by providing them with fearless representation to ensure their legal rights and best interests are protected. Our team advocates on behalf of our clients and helps them get the answers they need for the questions they have after fatal accidents.
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