Fatal Accident on LBJ Freeway Claims One Life- Garland, Tx
A fatal accident took place in Garland, Texas on Friday morning, where a semi-truck loaded with ice cream crashed into two good Samaritans on the LBJ Freeway.
According to NBCDFW, the two vehicles had stopped to help in a rollover accident and were trying to block traffic when the 18-wheeler crashed into them. One of the good Samaritans, a 35-year-old woman, was pronounced dead at the scene, while the other, a 52-year-old man, was critically injured. The driver of the semi-truck was taken to the hospital and released, and the driver involved in the initial rollover crash was also treated and released. Ice was a contributing factor in the collision, and the highway was closed for several hours while police investigated the scene. The Garland Police Department is investigating the accident.
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A personal injury lawyer may be needed in this case if the injured good Samaritan or the family of the deceased good Samaritan wants to pursue legal action against the semi-truck driver or the trucking company. The lawyer can assist in investigating the accident and gathering evidence to support a claim for compensation for medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, and other damages. The lawyer can also negotiate with insurance companies and represent the client in court if necessary. It is important to consult a personal injury lawyer promptly after an accident to protect your rights and ensure that you receive fair compensation.
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