The crash transpired Tuesday afternoon in the area of 19th Street and Avenue Q.
According to LPD, officers attempted to stop 30-year-old Torey T. after he was seen running a red light at 50th Street and Avenue Q. Timmons eluded the cops by refusing to stop.
Timmons continued northbound and ran another red light at the Marsha Sharp Freeway intersection, according to LPD.
He collided with a GMC pickup truck attempting to make a left turn onto the Marsha Sharp Freeway access road from the east.
According to LPD, Timmons was seriously injured in the crash.
The authorities are investigating the collision.
Two-Vehicle Collision Statistics
Car accidents can be traumatic for those involved and have long-term consequences. Despite the fact that vehicles are all around us, many people are unaware of their potential danger. Car accidents frequently result in death or serious injury.
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration of the United States Department of Transportation, 37,133 Americans died in car accidents in 2017.
According to recent statistics, Texas has the nation’s highest rate of traffic fatalities. On Texas highways, a car accident occurs every 71 seconds. Two people die every 2.5 hours in Texas, and two more are seriously injured in car accidents.
According to the Texas Department of Transportation, there were 19,506 serious injury crashes in Texas in 2019, with 30,992 people critically injured. The remaining 3,722 people were killed in car accidents.
Lubbock County Car Accident Lawyers
After a tragic car accident, the best course of action is to speak with a knowledgeable personal injury lawyer about the incident. Victims must be informed of their legal rights and the compensation to which they are entitled.
An attorney can explain how filing a wrongful death claim can help you get compensated for your losses and even win your case. On the other hand, a car accident lawyer can assist you in recovering compensation for your losses as a result of the accident. They won’t be able to go back in time.
Medical bills, funeral costs, the deceased’s pain, and suffering, and the loss of companionship are all covered by a wrongful death claim.
Our Lubbock County car accident lawyers at Arash Law Texas are ready to help you. Contact us as soon as possible to ensure that your legal rights are protected. Call us at (888) 398-4017 or fill out our intake form to schedule a free consultation with our dedicated lawyers.