Laredo, TX (September 11, 2019) – At approximately 8 a.m. on September 11, emergency crews responded to the scene of a major motor vehicle Accident on Loop 20 near Lake Casa Blanca.
According to reports from the Laredo Police Department, an 18-wheeler was traveling south along Loop 20 when it entered into the northbound lanes for unspecified reasons. While traveling the wrong way in the northbound lane, the semi-truck collided with three other vehicles.
One person involved in the collision was fatally injured. Emergency crews pronounced the victim deceased at the scene.
At this time, this incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Semi-Truck Collisions in Texas
Approximately four thousand innocent people lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents across our state each year. Losing a loved one in a fatal collision often leaves a path of devastation for everyone around.
When victims lose their lives in fatal collisions, surviving family members are often left to bear the costs for funeral arrangements and other financial burdens consequent to the incident. In some cases, surviving relatives can contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to obtain remuneration to cover the costs incurred from a fatal collision.
The Benton Law Firm’s truck accident attorneys in Texas have over two decades of experience helping families get the justice they deserve. Our Texas personal injury attorneys believe families deserve to recover from the wrongful death of a loved one. Contact our law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to explore legal options available for you.
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