Austin, TX (November 9, 2021) – A motor vehicle accident reported on the Southeast Side of Austin claimed one person’s life while leaving two others injured. At around 7:05 a.m., on November 7, emergency crews were notified that a crash on Nuckols Crossing Road required assistance.
Reports from local authorities show that two vehicles were involved in a collision in the 5500 block of Nuckols Crossing Road.
One person involved in the accident sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Two other victims were transported to area hospitals for the treatment of injuries.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the two victims who were injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
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.
Fatal Car Accidents in Texas
Motor vehicle accidents in Texas claim the lives of nearly 4,000 people every year. In many cases, victims suffer fatal injuries in accidents due to the negligent actions of other drivers sharing the road. In fact, nearly 80% of accidents in our state are due to driver error. Some leading causes of collisions we see each year include:
- Eating while operating vehicles
- Driving while impaired by drugs or alcohol
- Using cell phones to talk or text while driving
- 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.
Sharing roads with drivers who engage in reckless and negligent actions can drastically increase the chances that accidents will occur. If your loved one has lost their life in a motor vehicle accident, you should act quickly to protect your legal rights. By reaching out to a wrongful death lawyer in San Antonio as soon as possible, you can explore the legal options available to help your family move forward after enduring the loss of a loved one.
Texas Wrongful Death Lawyers
Our San Antonio car accident lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm completely understand the grief and inconsolable heartache that your family is dealing with after losing a loved one. When it comes to helping families get justice after a loved one, we provide the most responsive and trusted representation for our clients to ensure they are in the best position possible to do so.
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. If your loved one has lost their life in a truck accident, our team is available to meet with you and discuss the legal options available for you. You can reach out to our team by calling 210-340-5550. Our Texas personal injury lawyers are available any time to take your call. We can schedule a free case evaluation to review the circumstances surrounding your loved one’s accident and determine the best options available to help you move forward.
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