Austin, TX (July 30, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident occurred on Friday morning in the Austin area that claimed the life of at least one person. At around 5 a.m., on July 29, the Austin Police Department responded to the scene of a major motor vehicle accident that occurred on Interstate 35.
Reports from the Texas Department of Transportation indicate that a semi-truck and an unknown number of vehicles collided on the northbound side of Interstate 35. The crash caused severe delays in the area near Wells Branch Parkway. The police and firefighters blocked multiple lanes in the area of Farm to Market Road 1825.
At least one person involved in the crash suffered fatal injuries. The victim was pronounced deceased by authorities.
The crash is under investigation at this time.
We offer our warmest condolences to the family of the victim who died as a result of this crash.
Fatal Truck Accidents in Texas
Hundreds of people lose their lives as a result of truck accidents in the state of Texas annually. These crashes are often attributed to some type of negligence. Drowsy drivers continue to be one of the leading causes of truck accidents in our state. Other leading factors in these accidents include speeding, mechanical failure, and acts of negligence.
Semi-trucks are extremely large and heavy, meaning that they will cause severe damage to anything they come in contact with. Unfortunately, innocent victims are forced to endure the overwhelming consequences of these acts of negligence. When victims lose their lives as a result of truck accidents, their families have legal options available to help them secure financial compensation that can they can use moving forward. A wrongful death lawyer in Austin will be able to help you pursue a legal claim against the responsible party for your loved one’s death.
The Austin truck accident team at Wyatt Law Firm has a proven track record when it comes to successfully handling wrongful death claims for our clients. Our team is deeply and fully committed to protecting the rights of families. Our lawyers will help your family get justice in the pursuit of a wrongful death claim against the person responsible for your loved one’s death. Our team will fight to get you the maximum amount of financial compensation possible for your lawsuit.
We understand how difficult it can be for families to move forward. For this reason, our lawyers will take all of the legal work off your hands and fight to get you justice.
You can contact our wrongful death lawyers at 210-340-5550. Our lawyers are available to meet with you at your earliest convenience to get started on your case.
Note: Our team used secondary sources when creating this post. These sources include but are not limited to local and state police reports, local news reports, social media platforms, and eyewitness accounts about the accident described. Our team has not independently verified all the facts surrounding this accident. For this reason, if you locate any information that is incorrect, please let us know immediately so that we can correct the error. We will remove a post if requested.
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