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Houston, TX – One Killed, One Injured in W Gulf Bank Rd Crash

by | Oct 27, 2021 | Wrongful Death | 0 comments

Houston, TX (October 27, 2021) – One person has lost their life as a result of a motor vehicle accident in Harris County on Tuesday, October 26.

Reports from the Harris County Sheriff’s Office show that a red sedan, a gold sedan, and a third vehicle were involved in an accident in the 300 block of West Gulf Bank Road during the afternoon hours. The impact of the crash caused the red sedan to catch on fire.

Two victims were rushed to area hospitals for the treatment of critical injuries. Authorities confirmed that one victim passed away after arriving.

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 victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Fatal Car Accidents in Texas

Houston, TX – One Killed, One Injured in W Gulf Bank Rd CrashMotor vehicle collisions in Texas take the lives of more than 3,900 people each year. These collisions can often be contributed to some form of negligence. In fact, nearly 80% of traffic-related incidents in our state are due to driver error. Some of the leading causes of Texas car accidents include:

  • Eating while operating vehicles
  • Speeding
  • Driving recklessly
  • Driving while impaired by drugs or alcohol
  • Using cell phones to talk or text while driving

These and other acts of negligence continue to have an overwhelming impact on families who are forced to deal with the negative consequences of losing a loved one.

Car accidents often cause overwhelming financial consequences as well. When victims are killed in motor vehicle accidents, due to the negligence of others, families may have legal options available to help them move forward. Seeking the assistance of a San Antonio wrongful death lawyer can help you get justice.

San Antonio Wrongful Death Lawyers

Our San Antonio car accident lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm have extensive experience helping bereaved families get justice. We are passionate about helping people who have endured the loss of loved ones hold negligent actors accountable. Our team fully understands what families are going through during these difficult times. For this reason, we provide only the most trusted and effective representation to ensure our clients are protected. We are dedicated to helping families recover by filing wrongful death claims against those at fault. Wrongful death claims may help you get compensation for:

  • Financial losses, including lost earnings and inheritance benefits
  • Loss of companionship
  • Any medical treatment needed for your loved one
  • Loss of consortium
  • Funeral and burial expenses

Families can rest assured knowing that our team is committed to making every effort to ensure they secure the best possible outcome for their claims. Our Texas personal injury lawyers are available any time to take your call. By reaching out to our team at 210-340-5550, we can schedule a free case evaluation to review the circumstances surrounding your loved one’s accident and help you get the justice you deserve.

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.