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Longview, TX – Motorcyclist Loses Life in Crash on N Eastman Rd near Hawkins Parkway

by | May 4, 2022 | Auto Accidents, Wrongful Death | 0 comments

Longview, TX (May 4, 2022) – One man lost his life following a motorcycle accident in the Longview area on Saturday evening, April 30. Just before 7 p.m., the Longview Police Department was dispatched to the scene of an auto accident on North Eastman Road.

Reports from the police show that a man from the Ore City area was riding a motorcycle northbound on North Eastman Road. For unknown reasons, a Lexus sport-utility vehicle made a left turn in front of him at the intersection of Hawkins Parkway.

As a result, the two vehicles collided. The motorcyclist sustained severe injuries as a result of the accident. The police department secured a portion of the roadway as they work to clear the area.

The rider was declared deceased at the scene from his injuries.

At this time, investigations surrounding the crash are underway.

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

Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in Texas

Longview, TX – Motorcyclist Loses Life in Crash on N Eastman Rd near Hawkins ParkwayEvery year, more than 500 people lose their lives in motorcycle accidents in the state of Texas. In many instances, these accidents are caused by driver negligence. Some of the leading causes of fatal motor vehicle accidents in our state include:

  • Drivers who fail to yield the right-of-way
  • Drivers who are speeding
  • Drivers who are drunk or impaired by drugs
  • Drivers who are distracted

If your loved one has lost their life in a motorcycle accident as a result of a negligent driver, you may have legal options available to help you move forward. Working with a wrongful death lawyer in Longview will provide you with the best chances of getting justice.

Although there is nothing that can bring back those taken away from us, a wrongful death claim can help your family secure financial compensation that can help make the recovery process less stressful.

Our Longview motorcycle accident lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm have decades of experience helping bereaved families obtain the maximum amount of compensation available for their claims. We fight to help families secure compensation for:

  • lost earning capacity
  • funeral expenses
  • burial costs
  • loss of companionship
  • and more

Our lawyers will go to the scene of your loved one’s accident to gather the strongest evidence possible in support of your claim. We are committed to helping each person we represent to protect their legal rights and get justice.

If your loved one has lost their life as a result of a motor vehicle accident, contact our Texas personal injury law firm at 210-340-5550 to schedule a case evaluation at your earliest convenience.

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.