2 Critical Injuries, 1 Death in Dallas Chain Reaction Car Accident
Sunday, November 28, shortly after Thanksgiving celebrations, a crash involving 8 vehicles left 2 people with critical injuries and 1 person deceased.
A deputy vehicle was moving another vehicle stalled on northbound I-35 in Dallas when the incident occurred. In order to accomplish the vehicular move safely, another Dallas County Sheriff’s Office deputy vehicle was blocking traffic.
Just after 12:30 am, a car slammed into the blocking deputies vehicle, creating a dangerous chain reaction that involved 6 other vehicles.
2 Ejected, One Death on the Scene
When the initial car crashed into the deputy’s vehicle, 2 people were ejected and taken to Parkland hospital where they were pronounced in critical condition.
Sadly, another 17-year-old victim in the same vehicle was found dead on the scene.
Injured Deputy in Recovery, Charges Likely to Be Filed
A deputy involved in the accident is currently recovering from leg and neck injuries. Based on the circumstances of the accident, authorities will file charges once they discover the identity of the driver.
Car Accidents Require a Personal Injury Lawyer
Speeding, intoxicated driving, and distracted driving can lead to devastating car accidents like the incident above that could have easily been avoided.
People who are affected by car accidents can suffer from substantial physical and financial damages. Some of the most common results of a car accident that involves a personal injury include:
- Expensive medical bills
- Lost income
- Emotional trauma
- Funeral expenses
- Insurance feuds, and more.
A personal injury lawyer helps people impacted by a car accident recover financial damages from the drivers responsible for their accident.
At the Genthe Law Firm, we dedicate our lives to protecting the rights of personal injury victims. Our Dallas personal injury lawyers will fight for maximum compensation for victims of car accidents and wrongful death.
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