Houston, TX (May 29, 2023) – One person suffered fatal injuries as a result of a truck accident that took place on the north side of Harris County on Friday, May 26.
According to officials, a box truck and a second vehicle collided on Grand Parkway during the evening hours. The incident prompted authorities to shut down the eastbound lanes of the highway near Highway 249.
One person was fatally injured in the accident and pronounced deceased at the scene. At this time, the number of injured victims is not known.
The Harris County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating the accident.
Our condolences are with the family of the victim who lost their life in this crash.
In the year 2022 alone, Texas witnessed over 5,600 truck accidents, causing thousands of injuries and hundreds of deaths. These alarming statistics show a recurring pattern of innocent individuals enduring life-altering injuries and losing their lives due to truck accidents within our state. Negligence serves as a primary cause for many of these devastating incidents. Several leading causes of fatal truck crashes in Texas include:
If you have tragically lost a loved one due to a truck accident, you may have grounds to file a personal injury case against the responsible driver. Our team of experienced fatal truck accident lawyers at Burg Simpson is committed to helping your family attain justice following the loss of a loved one in an accident caused by another driver’s negligence. We will conduct a comprehensive investigation of the crash, gathering compelling evidence to strengthen your case. With determination, we will fight to secure the justice you deserve. Begin the process by scheduling a consultation with our law firm today at (888) 895-2080.
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