Mesquite, TX (January 17, 2023) – A fatal truck accident was reported in Mesquite on Tuesday morning that claimed the lives of two people. At around 3:37 a.m., on January 17, the police and firefighters in Mesquite were notified that a traffic accident took place on Interstate 30.
According to the Mesquite Police Department, an 18-wheeler and a pickup truck collided on Interstate 30 near Big Town Boulevard. The accident blocked multiple lanes of travel in the area heading toward Loop 12.
Emergency crews responded to the scene and remained on-site for several hours as they worked to clear the road.
One person involved in the crash suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased immediately by responding officers. A second victim was transported to a local hospital for the treatment of severe injuries. However, the Mesquite Police Department confirmed that the victim later succumbed to their injuries.
At this time, the police in Mesquite are investigating the crash.
Our condolences go out to the families of the two victims who died in this accident.
Thousands of victims involved in truck crashes every year in Texas are left with injuries that forever change their lives. Trying to overcome traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord fractures, and even the loss of a limb can be incredibly challenging in every way. Regrettably, many victims end up passing away as a result of the injuries they suffered. In 2021 alone, Truck crashes in our state claimed the lives of more than 1200 people.
Losing a loved one in a fatal truck crash can change your family forever. Unfortunately, there are many cases where families are forced to spend tens of thousands of dollars on funeral and burial costs, as well as various other damages. If your family has the unfortunate experience of dealing with the sudden and unexpected loss of a loved one due to a commercial vehicle crash, a wrongful death lawyer in Mesquite can help your family secure financial compensation to help alleviate some of the financial stress that you face moving forward.
If you have lost a loved one as a result of the fatal truck crash, Rasansky Law Firm is here to help. Our dedicated truck accident attorneys have been working for the last three decades for the bereaved families who have lost loved ones in truck crashes and fighting to ensure their legal rights are protected.
We understand how intimidating it can be to stand up against a large corporation after losing a loved one in a serious truck crash, and we guarantee that our powerful legal advocates will make sure you get the settlement you deserve for the damages that your family has been forced to endure.
Schedule a free consultation by reaching out to our law firm today at 214-651-6100 to discuss your case and get started. Our law firm handles every truck accident case on a contingency fee basis, so you can trust our team to help you seek financial compensation without having to worry about any upfront costs. Call our team now to get started.
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