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Kilgore, TX – One Killed in Truck Accident on TX-31 near I-20

by | Jun 8, 2022 | Auto Accidents, Wrongful Death | 0 comments

Kilgore, TX (June 8, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident reported on Tuesday morning in Greg County has claimed one man’s life, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.

At around six a.m., on June 7, DPS was dispatched to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Texas State Highway 31. Reports provided by DPS indicate that a 2020 Volvo truck-tractor trailer was traveling on Texas State Highway 31 when it became involved in a collision with a 1999 Toyota Solara near the entrance ramp for Interstate 20.

The Toyota became stuck partially under the trailer of the Volvo. The driver of the Toyota, a 21-year-old man from Longview, sustained fatal injuries as a result of the accident.

The 41-year-old driver of the semi-truck and his 41-year-old female passenger were both treated for injuries.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the victims who were hurt 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.

Fatal Truck Accidents in Texas

Kilgore, TX – Man Loses Life in Truck Accident on TX-31 near I-20Every year, truck accidents take the lives of hundreds of people across the state of Texas. Many truck drivers spend countless hours on the road. As a result, it is very common for them to become distracted, drowsy, or reckless. Unfortunately, we continue to see innocent victims suffer the consequences of these and other acts of negligence.

If your loved one has lost their life as a result of an accident, it is important that you act quickly to protect your legal rights. A Kilgore wrongful death lawyer can help you seek full and timely compensation that you can use to cover the damages you face moving forward.

Our Kilgore truck accident lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm have decades of experience fighting to protect the legal rights of families who have lost loved ones due to the negligence of others. Our lawyers are deeply committed to helping each of our clients get justice after enduring the loss of a loved one. Our team will help you get the money you need to cover funeral arrangements, burial costs, and other expenses your family faces moving forward.

If your loved one has died as a result of a truck accident, it is important that you act quickly to protect your legal rights. You must reach out to our Texas personal injury law firm at 210-340-5550. Our team can meet with you at your earliest convenience to discuss your loved one’s accident. We will develop the most strategic approach toward helping you get justice. Our lawyers will stop at nothing to ensure you are able to get justice and recover after enduring the loss of a loved one. Contact our law firm today to get started.

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.