Intoxicated Driver Runs Red Light, Kills Another Driver- Arlington, TX
Intoxicated driver runs red light, kills another driver in Arlington crash reported DFW Scanner. Around 9:49 am, the Arlington Fire Department, Police Department, and EMS responded to the scene and located two vehicles with massive damage. Arlington officials say the driver of a sports passenger vehicle traveling eastbound on Arbrook at a high rate of speed when he ran a red light and t-boned a second vehicle, causing the second vehicle to flip. The driver of the second vehicle a 22-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver who caused the crash was a 23-year-old man who was taken to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Police will take him into custody when he is out of the hospital for Intoxication Manslaughter. Police will continue to investigate the crash. The firm's associates would like to extend their condolences to the family of the deceased at this time.
Dear Lord, please place your healing hands upon the souls of those who have been affected by this horrible crash. Lead them from the dark valley of grief and into the light of grace where they might heal in your love. We ask this in your name with all the glory and honor to you. Amen.
Intoxicated drivers make up nearly 40% of all traffic accidents in Texas. This is just one more in a very long line of drivers who made that fatal choice. The consequences of which will be felt throughout the rest of the victims' lives. They have to live without a member of their family and deal with all of the issues and pain that come emerge from it. One option that the family has though is to go through civil court to seek damages for their loss. Doing so would allow for the funeral costs to be covered along with many of the other financial hardships that might arise. The way to go about this is to retain the services of a board-certified attorney. Roger “Rocky” Walton is a board-certified attorney with decades of experience dealing with vehicle accident cases and wrongful death cases.
The person or parties responsible for this terrible car accident should be held accountable for all damages related to the crash. To find out how Roger “Rocky” Walton can help you collect the compensation you are due for your losses, contact our practice online or call us at (817) 429-4299.