A Texas community remains in mourning in the aftermath of a recent roadway tragedy that claimed the life of one of its citizens. The fatal accident occurred on a recent Saturday Morning on the LBJ freeway. Reports indicate that drunk driving is the suspected cause of the crash.
A recent article discussed certain modern technology that has been implemented in a state outside of Texas which has been shown to alert drivers when they are heading the wrong way on the highway. Supporters of the new systems say that reductions in wrongful death collisions have been reported within weeks of installing the technology on roadways. A man who lost his 21-year-old daughter in a wrong-way crash has been an active proponent of the new technology, saying that it could save lives and spare other families the grief his own family has suffered.
A recent Texas tragedy resulted in the loss of life. The preliminary investigations in the fatal accident suggest suspicion of intoxicated driving. The accident involved two vehicles and the occupants in one vehicle were both college students.
It is often thought that the influence of a good teacher can have a positive impact on a student's life. Students and faculty at one Texas school recently shared the many ways in which one of the school's teachers brought joy and blessings to their community. Sadly, she and a student are now being mourned after their lives were recently taken in a fatal accident.
A wrongful death lawsuit can usually be filed in civil court by surviving family members of anyone whose death is alleged to have been caused by the negligent or intentional acts of another. In a recent Texas case, the surviving children of a couple who was killed in a highway construction zone are pursuing a wrongful death claim. The tragedy occurred in 2013, a few days shy of the couple's plans to celebrate 65 years of marriage together.
Operating a motor vehicle comes with serious responsibilities. A driver must be calm, focused and cautious if roadways are to be kept safe. In a recent fatal accident in Texas, authorities allege that one driver's anger led to distracted driving, resulting in a passenger's death.
A neighbor of a Crosby kindergarten teacher recently said that the woman's life revolved around her sons. An alleged reckless driver brought the Texas instructor's life to a crashing halt, along with that of her ex-husband, when both boys were killed in a crash on a recent Thursday. Drivers involved in the fatal collision suffered multiple injuries and are being treated at local hospitals. The neighbor lamented that she does not know how the mother will survive such sorrow.
Many of the nation's party-goers are still talking about their New Year's Eve celebrations with glee. Unfortunately, for some, the holiday will forevermore be linked with memories of sadness. A fatal accident in Texas recently became another statistic in holiday crashes that involve persons who are alleged to have been driving while drunk.
The day before Christmas is often a time of bustling for many families across the nation. Last minute shopping, gift-wrapping, decorating and food preparations are common activities as people anticipate a day of celebration with loved ones. When a reckless driver takes to the road, however, the joyful hustle and bustle of the holiday season can quickly turn into a tragic event. Unfortunately, that appears to have been what happened in the Houston 600 block of E. Crosstimbers on Christmas Eve.
Several passengers suffered multiple injuries when a Texas driver ran a red light and crashed into the passenger side of another car in late November. A 20-year-old woman died as a result of her injuries. Another passenger in her car was left with several broken bones. Criminal charges have now been pressed in the fatal accident. The 23-year-old male who ran the red light is currently being held on $150,000 bond for intoxicated manslaughter.