Lufkin, TX (November 2, 2021) – One person has lost their life following an auto accident in Lufkin on Sunday, October 31.
Reports from the police show that a red Ford Mustang was traveling north in the 2000 block of North Timberland Drive. As the vehicle proceeded across the roadway, it was T-boned by a pickup truck. The vehicle was then rear-ended by a second vehicle.
A total of five people involved in the accident were transported to area hospitals with injuries. One juvenile victim was later airlifted to a second hospital for further care.
Authorities confirmed that the driver of the Ford passed away from their injuries after arriving at the hospital.
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 the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Car Accidents in Texas
Motor 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. Some leading causes of collisions we see each year include:
- Driving recklessly
- Eating while operating vehicles
- Driving while impaired by drugs or alcohol
- Using cell phones to talk or text while driving
These and other acts of negligence continue to have an overwhelming impact on families who are forced to deal with the negative consequences of losing a loved one. Families are often forced to deal with overwhelming mental, emotional, and financial consequences after enduring the loss of a loved one due to a traffic-related incident. 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 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 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.
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.
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