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Midland, TX – Woman Fatally Injured in MVA on I-20

by | May 7, 2022 | Auto Accidents, Wrongful Death | 0 comments

Midland, TX (May 7, 2022) – A crash that took place in the Midland area has claimed the life of one woman, according to reports. On May 2, emergency crews in Midland County responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Interstate 20.

Reports provided by the Texas Department of Public Safety show that a 63-year-old woman was traveling in a vehicle on Interstate 20. As her vehicle was stopped in the westbound lanes of the interstate, it was rear-ended by a second westbound vehicle.

The woman suffered severe injuries in the crash. She was rushed to Midland Memorial Hospital where she passed away from her injuries.

The driver of the second vehicle was not injured. No other details surrounding the accident are available.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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

Midland, TX – Woman Fatally Injured in MVA on I-20Every year, more than 46,000 people die in motor vehicle accidents across the United States. Roughly 8.5% of these crashes take place right here in the state of Texas. These crashes can often be attributed to drivers engaging in reckless, negligent, and malicious actions while operating their vehicles. Some of the leading causes of collisions that we see in our state include:

  • drivers who are impaired
  • drivers who are distracted
  • drivers who are speeding
  • drivers have failed to yield the right-of-way
  • drivers change lanes without looking
  • drivers who engage in reckless driving behaviors

When innocent people lose their lives in auto accidents, their families may have legal options available to help them move forward. It is important that families seek the assistance of a Midland wrongful death lawyer as soon as possible.

The Midland car accident lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm are dedicated to fearlessly representing families who have lost loved ones due to the negligence of others. Our lawyers are committed to helping our clients get justice for their lawsuits. After enduring the loss of a loved one, our team can help you build the strongest wrongful death case possible to demonstrate why the defendant should be held to account for taking causing the accident.

Our lawyers will reach out to witnesses for statements, gather police reports and medical information, and build the strongest case possible to ensure you are able to 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 by calling 210-340-5550. Our lawyers can meet with you at your earliest convenience to discuss your case and help you move forward. We are committed to providing our clients with the most knowledgeable and fierce representation possible to ensure they are able to get justice.

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.