San Antonio, TX (January 30, 2024) – A woman lost her life as a result of a motor vehicle accident that occurred in Bexar County on Sunday morning, January 28. The accident occurred at approximately 1:30 a.m.
According to reports provided by the Texas Department of Public Safety, a motor vehicle accident took place on Vermillion Street in the area of Del Lago Parkway. The impact of the crash caused one vehicle to overturn, ejecting a 22-year-old woman. The woman was fatally injured in the accident and pronounced deceased by authorities. A passenger in the vehicle stated to police that he believed the woman was having problems with her tires prior to the collision. At this time, the incident is being investigated.
We offer our condolences to the family of the woman killed in this crash.
Fatal Car Crashes in Texas
Every year, fatal collisions across Texas take the lives of thousands of people. In many cases, these accidents are completely preventable. Speeding, mechanical failure, and distractions continue to be some of the leading causes of automobile collisions across our state. In many instances, fatal collisions leave families completely torn apart. Families often struggle to deal with the financial consequences that these accidents bring. After experiencing the loss of a loved one, your family has the ability to file a wrongful death claim to seek compensation from the person who is responsible.
What Damages Can I Recovery?
In Texas, if you have lost a loved one in a fatal car crash, you may be entitled to recover various damages through a wrongful death claim. These damages can include compensation for economic losses such as medical expenses, funeral costs, and lost income or financial support that the deceased would have provided. Additionally, non-economic damages may be sought, covering the emotional pain, suffering, and loss of companionship experienced by the surviving family members.
Punitive damages may also be pursued in certain cases. It is crucial for the grieving family to reach out to a dedicated wrongful death lawyer in Texas as soon as possible after experiencing the loss of a loved one. Seeking legal counsel early on ensures that a thorough investigation is conducted, evidence is preserved, and the family’s rights are protected throughout the legal process.
Protect Your Rights Today
At The Law Offices of Troy A. Brookover, our experienced legal team understands the physical and emotional toll that fatal accidents can have on bereaved families. That is why we are dedicated to providing strong legal representation and fighting for the rights of those who have been injured due to someone else’s negligence. If you have lost a loved one as a result of a fatal collision, you must reach out to our dedicated legal team right away for guidance. Our goal is to support and guide you through this difficult time so that you can focus on healing while we fight for the compensation you deserve. Contact us today for a free consultation at (210) 226-2000. You do not have to face this alone – let us be your advocate and help you seek justice.
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