Point Comfort, TX - Fatal Semi-Truck Accident near Formosa


Point Comfort, TX (April 11, 2024) - There were fatal injuries reported after a two-vehicle crash in the Point Comfort area on Tuesday, April 9. The deadly accident was reported near Formosa early that morning around 3:09 a.m. Emergency responders were quickly dispatched to the scene to render aid to the involved parties. 

Local reports revealed that a white pickup truck and an 18-wheeler collided at the scene. Responding officials reported that the driver of the pickup was found dead at the scene. The trucker had already exited the rig. There was a diesel spill on the roadway following the incident. The identity of the deceased party has not been provided at this time. No further information on the accident is currently available. An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is being managed by local law enforcement officials. 

We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Deadly Trucking Accidents in Texas

Point Comfort, TX - Fatal Semi-Truck Accident near FormosaThere are a lot of trucking accidents reported each year in Texas. As a matter of fact, the state accounts for roughly 10 percent of all trucking accidents reported countrywide. Every year, a significant number of fatal collisions are reported in the state, many of which involve huge trucks. Statistics show that an estimated 300 people are killed and 2,000 people are hurt in trucking accidents on Texas roads each year. Passenger cars are involved in most of these collisions, and people in smaller vehicles typically have more serious injuries. It can be challenging to deal with the fallout from a major trucking accident. A trained personal injury lawyer can help you pursue a wrongful death claim after a deadly crash. 

Dealing with the aftermath of a deadly crash can be difficult. You may be able to pursue a wrongful death claim in order to recover lost compensation resulting from a fatal collision. When you work with a qualified Point Comfort truck accident lawyer, you will have a better chance of getting the full value of your case. If you are ready to get to work on your claim, contact the offices of The Edwards Law Firm at 361-320-6752. 

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