Dallas, TX (December 22, 2021) – A motor vehicle accident reported in the Dallas area has claimed one woman’s life. At around 4:30 a.m., on December 20, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash on Julius Schepps Freeway (Interstate 45).
Reports from police show that a female driver was traveling in a gray Nissan in the 8800 block of Julius Schepps Freeway. For unknown reasons, her vehicle collided with an SUV in the left lane.
The woman sustained fatal injuries in the accident and died at the scene.
The driver of the SUV, identified as a retired police officer, was transported to a local hospital for the treatment of injuries.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victim who was injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the woman who lost her life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Car Accidents in Texas
Every year motor vehicle accidents in the state of Texas claim the lives of nearly 4,000 people. These accidents often take place without warning, leaving families to deal with the overwhelming consequences. In far too many instances, people lose their lives in accidents due to the actions of other motorists sharing the road. Nearly 80% of crashes in our state can be contributed to some form of negligence. Some of the most common factors associated with truck accidents include:
- Failing to yield the right of way
- Driving while impaired
- Driving while distracted
- Engaging in reckless driving behaviors
When victims lose their lives in crashes, due to these and other negligent, reckless, and malicious actions, their families may have legal options available to help them get justice. Reaching out to a skilled Dallas wrongful death lawyer can ensure your family is able to get justice after enduring the unexpected loss of a loved one.
Texas Wrongful Death Lawyers
Our Dallas car accident lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm are committed to achieving the best results for our clients. Our lawyers completely understand the grief and inconsolable heartache that your family is dealing with after losing a loved one. We firmly believe that no settlement or paycheck will ever be large enough to compensate you for the loss of a loved one. We strongly emphasize the pursuit of justice for our clients so they can hold wrongdoers accountable for their actions.
Our law firm understands that no one is truly prepared to deal with the sudden and unexpected loss of a loved one. This drives our commitment toward helping you get justice.
If your loved one has lost their life in an accident due to the negligence of another motorist, do not wait to get the justice you deserve. Contact our Texas personal injury lawyers at your earliest convenience by calling 210-340-5550 to see how we can help you.
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