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San Antonio, TX – Truck Accident on I-37 Takes One Life, Causes Delays between US-181 & Donop Rd

by | Mar 11, 2022 | Auto Accidents, Wrongful Death | 0 comments

San Antonio, TX (March 11, 2022) – A crash reported Thursday morning on San Antonio’s Southeast Side has claimed one person’s life. On March 10, emergency crews were requested at the scene of a motor vehicle accident that took place on Interstate 37.

According to the San Antonio Police Department, at around 12:20 a.m., crews received reports that a Nissan Rogue was involved in an accident with a semi-truck on the southbound lanes of the interstate. The crash blocked Interstate 37 between Donop Road and US Route 181 for an extended period.

Two people in the Nissan were injured. One of the victims was pronounced dead at the scene as a result of their injuries. The second victim 3was admitted into Brooke Army Medical Center in critical condition.

At this time, the SAPD is investigating the crash.

Our thoughts are with the victim who was injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.

We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life as a result of this truck accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Fatal Car Accidents in Texas

San Antonio, TX – Truck Accident on I-37 Takes One Life, Causes Delays between US-181 & Donop RdThe last time the state of Texas saw one day with no traffic-related fatalities was November 7, 2000. In the 21 years since that day, more than 70,000 people have lost their lives while traveling in our state.

Motor vehicle accidents in Texas take the lives of more than 3,900 people each year. Accidents involving semi-trucks and commercial vehicles account for more than 530 fatal crashes. These vehicles are much larger than other passenger vehicles sharing the road. As a result, they are more likely to be destructive in collisions.

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 wrongful death lawyer in San Antonio can help you get justice.

Texas Wrongful Death Lawyers

The San Antonio truck accident lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm are committed to helping families get justice after losing loved ones in crashes. We provide thorough and effective representation for our clients that not only protects their legal rights but ensures their best interests are reflected throughout the entire legal process.

Our team will meet with you to discuss your case and some of your goals moving forward. We will help you recover compensation for medical expenses, funeral costs, lost earning capacity, and a variety of other damages you face moving forward. Our law firm understands that no one is truly prepared to deal with the sudden and unexpected loss of a loved one. This drives our commitment toward helping you get justice.

Our ultimate goal is to help you move forward after experiencing a loss in the best way possible. You should not be forced to cover tens of thousands of dollars in unexpected costs due to the negligence of another driver. Contact our Texas personal injury lawyers any time to schedule a meeting with our team by calling 210-340-5550.

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.