Dallas, TX (November 1, 2021) – A three-vehicle collision reported on Friday evening in the Dallas area claimed the life of one man, according to local authorities. At around 11 p.m., on October 29, the Dallas Police Department was notified that a crash took place on North Masters Drive that required assistance.
Reports from authorities show that 23-year-old Charles Cardosa was driving a 2018 Ford F-150 north in the 2400 block of North Masters Drive when his vehicle collided with a Mercedes.
The impact of the crash caused the Ford to cross over the center line and strike a Toyota Corolla.
The front-seat passenger of the Ford, identified as 35-year-old Daniel Gonzalez-Quintana, sustained severe injuries in the accident. He was rushed to a local hospital where he passed away from his injuries.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Daniel Gonzalez-Quintana. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Car Accidents in Texas
In 2020, more than 3,900 people lose their lives due to motor vehicle accidents across the state of Texas. In the majority of cases, crashes occur due to the negligence of drivers. Some leading causes of motor vehicle accidents that we see each year include:
- Using cell phones to talk or text while driving
- Driving while impaired by drugs or alcohol
- Driving recklessly
- Eating while operating vehicles
If your loved one has lost their life in a motor vehicle accident, chances are that you are going to be forced to spend tens of thousands of dollars on funeral expenses, cover medical costs, and go without a source of income that you have grown to depend on. Dealing with the unexpected loss of a loved one is something that most families are unprepared to do. These and other financial burdens just make it more challenging to move forward. For this reason, it is essential that you reach out to a wrongful death lawyer in San Antonio as soon as possible. You may have legal options available to help you get justice.
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. We are passionate about helping bereaved families who have endured the loss of loved ones hold negligent actors accountable. We fight to provide effective and knowledgeable representation for clients that is compassionate to their needs.
Our team can meet with you at your earliest convenience to discuss the circumstances surrounding your loved one’s accident. We will gather evidence to ensure you have the strongest case imaginable.
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 Texas personal injury lawyers 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.
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