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La Vernia, TX – Jacob Wayne Wiatrek Killed in Bus Crash on FM 539 between Lake Valley Dr & FM 2772

by | Oct 31, 2021 | Wrongful Death | 0 comments

La Vernia, TX (October 31, 2021) – A motor vehicle accident reported on Friday claimed one man’s life while leaving two others injured. On October 29, emergency crews were notified that a crash took place on Farm to Market Road 539.

At around 7 a.m., a collision between a La Vernia Independent School district bus and a 2019 Ford F-150 pickup truck took place on Farm to Market Road 539. The incident caused delays on the roadway between Lake Valley Drive and Farm to Market Road 2772.

The driver of the pickup truck, 26-year-old Jacob Wayne Wiatrek, sustained fatal injuries in the accident. He was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The driver of the bus and the bus aide were both transported to area hospitals for further treatment and evaluation. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

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

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Jacob Wayne Wiatrek. Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Fatal Car Accidents in Texas

La Vernia, TX – Jacob Wayne Wiatrek Killed in Bus Crash on FM 539 between Lake Valley Dr & FM 2772Every year, more than 3,900 people lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents across Texas. The last time our state saw one day with no traffic-related fatalities was November 7, 2000. In many cases, victims suffer fatal injuries in accidents due to the negligent actions of other drivers sharing the road. Victims can lose their lives in crashes due to sharing roads with drivers who are speeding, impaired, or distracted can drastically increase the chances that accidents will occur.

If your family has been impacted by a fatal car accident, chances are that you will deal with more than just emotional pain and suffering. Car accidents often cause overwhelming financial consequences as well. Many families have to spend tens of thousands of dollars on funeral expenses, medical expenses, and more. When victims are killed in motor vehicle collisions, 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.

Texas Wrongful Death Lawyers

Our San Antonio truck 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.

Your family deserves answers and we are committed to helping you get them. We will remain by your side and advocate to protect your best interests and legal rights every step of the way. If your loved one has lost their life in a truck accident, our team is available to meet with you and discuss the legal options available for you. You can reach out to our Texas personal injury lawyers by calling 210-340-5550. We can schedule a free case evaluation to review the circumstances surrounding your loved one’s accident and determine the best options available to help you move forward.

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.