One person is dead following a two-vehicle crash in Tyler Wednesday, April 13, 2022.
According to the Tyler Police Dept, the fatal collision occurred around 10 p.m. crews responded to a crash in the 1000 block of W. Grande Blvd.
When police arrived on the scene, they found the driver of an SUV, identified as Lamonte M., 24, of Tyler.
Martin was traveling eastbound when it struck the passenger side rear bumper of a pickup, making a left turn.
The SUV lost control and flipped, ejecting Martin, the vehicle’s sole occupant.
The cause of the crash is still being investigated.
Fatal Two-Vehicle Crash Statistics
Car accident deaths and injuries in the United States are steadily increasing. According to the National Safety Council, more than 38,000 people died in car accidents in the United States in 2010.
Car accidents are the cause of many deaths and serious injuries in Texas. Car accidents kill one person and injure another every hour and twenty-one minutes in Texas.
In Texas, 1.50 people were killed in traffic accidents for every 100 million miles driven. The value of 1.26 in 2020 has increased by 18.94%.
There had been a steady increase in fatalities and injuries in Texas car accidents. In 2020, deaths from all causes increased by 7.54 percent over the previous year, to 3,623.
In 2020, more than 14,000 Texans will be killed or injured in car accidents.
Smith County Car Accident Lawyers
Every year, an estimated 4.5 million Americans are injured or killed in automobile accidents. It may be difficult for loved ones of car accident victims to comprehend their loss.
A knowledgeable lawyer is the best way to learn about your legal options after a tragic accident. To avoid being taken advantage of by their insurance companies, car accident victims must be aware of their legal rights and compensation options.
If you find yourself in a similar situation, a car accident lawyer can assist you in obtaining compensation.
Arash Law Texas has extensive experience recovering compensation on behalf of injured clients in Smith County car accidents. Our Smith County car accident lawyers are ready to take on any case in order to provide the best legal representation for our clients.
To ensure that your legal rights are protected, contact a lawyer as soon as possible. To schedule a free consultation with one of our attorneys, call (888) 398-4017 or fill out our online intake form.