Lubbock County, TX (December 29, 2019) On the afternoon of December 29th, two vehicles collided near the 1500 block of U.S. Highway 62/82. According to reports, a white pickup truck was speeding and lost control right before striking a pecan harvester and buggy being pulled by a tractor. The accident happened at around 1:45 p.m.
The paramedics and other crews arrived and found a passenger in the pickup truck Injured at the scene. The injured victim was rushed to a nearby hospital for treatment.
The accident is still under investigation by authorities.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We wish them a complete recovery.
Vehicle Accidents in Texas
Most vehicles lose control when they drive above the speed limit, which is responsible for causing most of the accidents in Texas. In fact, it’s unfortunate that most drivers speed when they are rushing, experiencing road rage, or driving under the influence. It’s important not to disregard the speed limit because the signs are there to keep the roads safe as well as to prevent vehicles from losing control. When drivers fail to abide by these laws, they run the risk of losing control of their vehicles and causing major collisions that could leave others seriously injured.
At The Benton Law Firm, we understand how difficult being involved in accidents can be for all parties. However, we strongly believe in holding negligent drivers accountable for their actions, which is what we have spent two decades doing. If you or someone you love was injured in a car accident and would like to file a personal injury lawsuit, contact our office today for a free consultation at (214) 219-4878.
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