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Carthage, TX – Karl Oney Loses Life in Crash on US-59

by | Feb 13, 2022 | Wrongful Death | 0 comments

Carthage, TX (February 13, 2022) – One man has lost his life in a pedestrian accident in Panola County on Wednesday, February 9. At around 9:30 p.m., authorities were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash on US Highway 59.

Reports from authorities show that 78-year-old Karl T Oney was walking in the area on US Highway 59 just four miles south of Carthage. For unknown reasons, he was struck by a 2019 Dodge Journey.

The driver of the Journey, Joshua Denmon, remained at the scene. Denmon and his two passengers, Heather Lawrence, and a 1.5-year-old child, were all transported to East Texas Medical Center for care.

Oney suffered fatal injuries and died at the scene.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with Joshua Denmon, Heather Lawrence, and the child injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Karl Oney. Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Fatal Car Accidents in Texas

Carthage, TX – Karl Oney Loses Life in Crash on US-59Every day, around 10 people lose their lives in auto accidents across the state of Texas. When victims lose their lives in crashes, their families are often forced to endure overwhelming consequences. 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. Dealing with mental and emotional pain and suffering is only made worse by the financial consequences they face.

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 Carthage as soon as possible. You may have legal options available to help you get justice.

Texas Wrongful Death Lawyers

Our Carthage car accident lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm understand the challenges that bereaved families face after enduring the loss of a loved one. Dealing with their unexpected passing can be a challenge in itself. Learning that your loved one has lost their life due to the actions of another driver can make it seem impossible to move forward. For this reason, our law firm is committed to taking all of the legal work off of your hands so you can grieve and spend time with your family while we fight to get you justice.

Our ultimate goal is to help you move forward after experiencing a loss in the best way possible. You should not be forced to cover tens of thousands of dollars in unexpected costs due to the negligence of another driver. Contact our Texas personal injury lawyers any time to schedule a meeting with our team by calling 210-340-5550.

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.

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. 

Disclaimer: This post is not a solicitation for business and none of the information provided in this post is intended to be legal or medical advice. The photograph used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene.