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Lower Valley, TX – David Valles & Elia De La Cruz Killed in Truck Crash on N Loop Dr near Lee Trevino Dr

by | Dec 4, 2021 | Wrongful Death | 0 comments

Lower Valley, TX (December 4, 2021) – Three people have lost their lives following a motor vehicle accident in the Lower Valley area. At around 1:35 p.m., on December 1, the police, firefighters, and EMS were all requested on-site at a crash on North Loop Drive.

Reports from authorities show that a man was driving a semi-truck tractor-trailer in the area of North Loop Drive and Lee Trevino Drive. As the vehicle turned left onto North Loop Drive, it collided with a 2020 Subaru Outback.

The driver of the Outback, 69-year-old David Valles, and his passengers, 67-year-old Elia De La Cruz, and a male in his 90s, were all declared deceased at the scene.

The driver of the semi-truck, 59-year-old Daniel Barrio Baray, was transported to a local hospital with injuries.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with Daniel Barrio Baray at this time. We hope for his full recovery.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of David Valles, Elia De La Cruz, and the third victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Fatal Auto Accidents in Texas

Lower Valley, TX – David Valles & Elia De La Cruz Killed in Truck Crash on N Loop Dr near Lee Trevino DrMotor vehicle accidents involving semi-trucks happen far too often in our state. Each year, these commercial vehicle crashes take the lives of more than 500 people. Victims who are involved in crashes with semi-trucks often stand little chance of escaping unharmed. This is especially true when people are riding in smaller vehicles, speeding, or engaging in reckless actions.

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. Your family will most likely have to spend tens of thousands of dollars on funeral expenses and deal with lost earnings. These and other financial burdens just make it more challenging to move forward. For this reason, it is crucial that you reach out to a wrongful death lawyer in Lower Valley as soon as possible. You may have legal options available to help you get justice.

Texas Wrongful Death Lawyers

Our Lower Valley car accident lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm have extensive experience helping bereaved families get justice. We are passionate about helping bereaved families who have endured the loss of loved ones hold negligent actors accountable. We strive to provide responsive and effective representation for clients that is compassionate to their needs.

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. If your loved one has lost their life in an accident due to the negligence of another motorist, do not wait to get the justice you deserve. Contact our Texas personal injury lawyers at your earliest convenience by calling 210-340-5550 to see how we can help you.

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.