One person was killed in a multi-vehicle crash involving an 18-wheeler on FM 866 early Wednesday morning, June 20, 2022.
The crash occurred early Wednesday morning on Highway 302 and FM 866.
Witnesses say that there were three-vehicle in the deadly crash.
According to the witness, the damage to the car was so much that nobody could survive it.
The crash killed 31-year-old Daniel C., and the other drivers had no injuries.
The Texas Department of Safety blocked off Highway 302 and FM 866 for several hours.
Fatal Two-Vehicle Crash Statistics
The number of people killed or injured in car accidents is steadily increasing in the United States. According to the National Safety Council, vehicular accidents killed more than 38,000 people in the United States in 2010.
In Texas, car accidents are the leading cause of death and severe injury. One person is killed every hour and twenty-one minutes, and another is injured in a motor vehicle accident in Texas.
In Texas, for every 100 million miles driven, 1.50 people die in motor vehicle collisions. Since being last stated in 2020, the value of 1.26 has increased by 18.94%.
The number of people killed or injured in Texas car accidents steadily increased for quite some time. In 2020, 3,623 people died from all causes, up 7.54% from the year before.
By 2020, more than 14,000 people in Texas will have been killed or injured in car accidents.
Ector County Car Accident Lawyers
Vehicle accidents injure or kill an estimated 4.5 million Americans each year. Loved ones of car accident victims may find it difficult to comprehend their loss.
After a tragic accident, consulting a knowledgeable lawyer is the best way to learn about your legal options. Car accident victims must be aware of their legal rights and compensation options to avoid being taken advantage of by their insurance companies.
A car accident lawyer can help you get compensation if you find yourself in a similar situation.
Arash Law Texas has extensive experience recovering compensation for injured clients in Ector County car accidents.
Our Ector County car accident lawyers are ready to take on any case to provide the best legal representation for our clients.
To ensure 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.