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Log Cabin, TX – Joseph Jones Loses Life in Crash on RM 3054

by | Nov 1, 2021 | Auto Accidents, Wrongful Death | 0 comments

Log Cabin, TX (November 1, 2021) – One man has lost his life following a two-vehicle accident on Friday afternoon, October 29. Just before 1 p.m., emergency crews were notified that an accident took place on RM 3054.

Reports provided by the Texas Department of Public Safety show that 29-year-old Joseph Jones was driving a GMC Sierra pickup truck while towing a trailer east on RM 3054 when his vehicle became involved in an accident with a tractor-trailer, driven by 50-year-old Leonardo Losoya.

Jones suffered fatal injuries in the accident. He was immediately pronounced deceased at the scene. His two passengers, 30-year-old Robert Booker and 44-year-old Michal Rapp were both transported to a hospital in Athens for the treatment of injuries.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with Robert Booker and Michal Rapp. We hope for their full recovery.

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

Fatal Car Accidents in Texas

Log Cabin, TX – Joseph Jones Loses Life in Crash on RM 3054Motor vehicle accidents in Texas claim the lives of nearly 4,000 people every year. In many cases, victims suffer fatal injuries in accidents due to the negligent actions of other drivers sharing the road. Although accidents take place for a variety of reasons, we see various situations that contribute to crashes more often than others.

  • Drivers who are under the influence of alcohol contribute to more than 25% of fatal crashes each year.
  • Drivers who are distracted account for 18% of crashes.
  • Speeding contributes to nearly 20% of all fatal crashes each year.

These and other negligent actions continue to have devastating consequences for families across our state. When people are killed in motor vehicle accidents, due to the negligent, malicious, or careless actions 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 car accident lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm completely understand the grief and inconsolable heartache that your family is dealing with after losing a loved one. When it comes to helping families get justice after a loved one, we provide the most responsive and trusted representation for our clients to ensure they are in the best position possible to do so. We firmly believe that no settlement or paycheck will ever be large enough to compensate you for the loss of a loved one. For this reason, we strongly emphasize the pursuit of justice. We have recovered over $500 million in damages for victims and their families following accidents in the state of Texas.

If your loved one has lost their life in a motor vehicle accident, you should act quickly to protect your legal rights. By reaching out to a wrongful death lawyer in San Antonio as soon as possible, you can explore the legal options available to help your family move forward after enduring the loss of a loved one.

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.