Richardson, TX (February 4, 2022) – A motorcycle accident reported on Wednesday morning claimed one person’s life and left a second victim injured. Just before 5 a.m., on February 2, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash on US Highway 75.
Reports from authorities show that a collision between two motorcycles occurred on the northbound lanes of 3700 US Highway 75 near Campbell Road.
Both motorcycles were ejected from their vehicles as a result of the accident. The two victims then landed in the roadway.
Firefighters and police responded to the scene and immediately went to work on securing the roadway.
Both victims were transported to area hospitals via ambulance for emergency medical care. Authorities confirmed that one of the two victims later passed away from their injuries.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Our thoughts are with the victim who was injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Fatal Auto Accidents in Texas
Motor vehicle accidents reported in Texas claim the lives of more than 3,800 people each year. Accidents involving motorcycles take the lives of more than 450 of these victims each year. These accidents can often be contributed to some form of negligence. In fact, nearly 80% of accidents in our state are due to driver error. Some leading causes of collisions we see each year include:
- Driving while impaired by drugs or alcohol
- Using cell phones to talk or text while driving
- Eating while operating vehicles
- Driving recklessly
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 Richardson as soon as possible. You may have legal options available to help you get justice.
Texas Wrongful Death Lawyers
Our Richardson motorcycle accident lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm have extensive experience helping bereaved families get justice. We are passionate about helping bereaved families who have endured the loss of loved ones hold negligent actors accountable. We strive to provide responsive and effective representation for clients that is compassionate to their needs.
Your family deserves answers and we are committed to helping you get them. We will remain by your side and advocate to protect your best interests and legal rights every step of the way. Our law firm offers free consultations to all prospective clients. Contact our Texas personal injury lawyers any time to schedule a meeting with our team by calling 210-340-5550. We are available to meet with you at your earliest convenience to discuss your case and the legal options available to help you get justice.
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