Odessa, TX (June 22, 2022) – A head-on collision reported in the Odessa area has claimed one man’s life. At around 5:42 a.m., on June 20, emergency crews were dispatched to the scene of an auto accident on West Murphy Street.
Reports from local authorities show that a head-on collision between two vehicles occurred in the 6100 block of West Murphy Street during the morning hours. The incident prompted crews to close off the roadway as they worked to clear the scene.
One man involved in the accident suffered fatal injuries. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Details surrounding injuries to other victims are limited at this time.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victims who were injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
We would like to offer our warmest condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Car Accidents in Texas
Motor vehicle accidents in the state of Texas take the lives of more than 4,400 people every year. These crashes are often caused by drivers who engage in reckless and negligent actions while operating their vehicles. We see many people end up losing their lives as a result of drivers who are under the influence of drugs or alcohol, distracted by their cell phones, or speeding.
When people lose their lives as a result of negligent drivers, their families often have legal options available to help them move forward. Working with a wrongful death lawyer in Odessa can make a significant difference when it comes to your chances of getting justice. Our legal team can help you secure the maximum amount of compensation available for funeral arrangements, burial fees, lost earning capacity, and various other economic and non-economic damages you face as a result of your loved one’s accident.
For decades, our Hurst personal injury lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm have fought to protect the legal rights of families who have lost loved ones due to negligent drivers. Our team can help you secure the maximum amount of compensation available for your lawsuit. We will fight to ensure the person who caused your loved one to lose their life is held accountable for their actions. We will stop at nothing to ensure you are able to get justice. Our lawyers will gather evidence from various sources and build the strongest case possible on your behalf.
If you were negatively affected as a result of an auto accident, you must take legal action right away. Contact our Texas personal injury law firm today by calling 210-340-5550 to schedule a free case evaluation.
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