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Henderson, TX – Man Loses Life in Car Crash on FM 753 near FM 59

by | Jun 26, 2022 | Auto Accidents, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death | 0 comments

Henderson, TX (June 26, 2022) – One man has lost his life as a result of a two-vehicle accident reported on Friday morning. At around 10:15 a.m., on June 24, emergency crews were dispatched to the scene of a crash on Farm to Market Road 753.

Reports from local authorities show that a van was traveling westbound on Farm to Market Road 753. For unknown reasons, it collided with a Freightliner truck that was towing a 1997 Lufkin dump truck near the intersection of Farm to Market Road 59.

The impact of the crash sent both vehicles off the roadway and into a ditch.

The driver of the van, a 61-year-old man, suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.

A 67-year-old passenger in the van was transported to UT Health Tyler Hospital with life-threatening injuries. The 46-year-old truck driver was treated at the scene.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the victims who were injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.

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

Car Accidents in Texas

Henderson, TX – Man Loses Life in Car Crash on FM 753 near FM 59Automobile accidents in Texas leave tens of thousands of people injured every year. These crashes can often be attributed to drivers who engage in reckless and negative actions. Some of the leading causes of crashes in our state include:

  • Drivers who switch lanes without looking
  • Drivers who run red lights and pass stop signs
  • Drivers who are impaired by drugs or alcohol
  • Drivers who are speeding or traveling too fast for weather or road conditions

When drivers engage in these and other negligent actions, they placed the lives of others sharing the road at risk. Many people who are harmed in accidents are left with significant injuries that demand emergency medical treatment. Some of the most common injuries reported in motor vehicle accidents include:

  • Broken bones and severe compound fracture
  • Traumatic brain injuries that result in memory loss and mood instabilities
  • Spinal cord injuries that result in paralysis to some extent

When victims suffer from injuries as a result of auto accidents, they may have legal options available to help them move forward. It is important that victims reach out to a car accident lawyer in Henderson right away.

Our Texas personal injury lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm have decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of victims who have been injured in motor vehicle accidents. Our lawyers will fight to ensure you have the strongest case possible to protect your legal rights. We will personally investigate your accident and gather the strongest evidence possible. We will speak with law enforcement, medical professionals, and various other parties to ensure you have the strongest evidence possible for your case. We will fight to help you secure the maximum amount of compensation available to cover medical expenses, vehicle repairs, lost wages, and more. If you have been injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident, contact our Texas personal injury law firm today at 210-340-5550. Our lawyers can meet with you for a free consultation to discuss your case and the legal options available for 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. 

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.