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El Paso, TX – Man Loses Life in Motorcycle Wreck on McCombs St

by | May 15, 2022 | Auto Accidents, Wrongful Death | 0 comments

El Paso, TX (May 15, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident reported in the El Paso area has claimed one man’s life. At around 9:30 p.m., on May 10, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash on McCombs Street.

Reports provided by authorities show that a 28-year-old woman was driving a car on McCombs Street. As she attempted to turn from the northbound lane, she failed to yield the right of way to a motorcyclist. As a result, her vehicle struck the motorcycle. The rider, a 34-year-old man, suffered fatal injuries in the accident. He was pronounced deceased on-site.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

We would like to offer our condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in Texas

El Paso, TX – Man Loses Life in Motorcycle Wreck on McCombs StOver 3900 people are fatally injured in auto accidents in the state of Texas each year. Roughly 500 of these victims are using motorcycles at the time of their accidents. Although most people believe that motorcyclists are reckless, they are more likely to suffer severe and fatal injuries in accidents due to other drivers sharing the road. In fact, statistics show that the majority of accidents involving motorcycles are a result of drivers who fail to yield the right of way, run red lights, and engage in other reckless actions while operating their vehicles.

When innocent riders lose their lives in motorcycle accidents, due to the negligence of others, it is crucial that their families reach out to a wrongful death lawyer in El Paso as soon as possible. Families may have legal options available to help them move forward.

Our El Paso motorcycle accident lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm have decades of experience helping bereaved families secure full and timely compensation after enduring the loss of a loved one. Our lawyers will fight diligently to ensure you are able to collect full and timely compensation for your loss. We will fight to help you obtain compensation for funeral expenses, lost earning capacity, and various other damages your family is forced to endure.

If you were hurt in a motor vehicle accident as a result of another driver’s negligence, our Texas personal injury law firm is here to protect your legal rights. Call 210-340-5550 or contact us online to see how we can help you.

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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