1 Dead in El Paso Pedestrian Accident on Lee Trevino Drive near Montwood Drive
EL PASO, TX (March 29, 2023) – Tuesday afternoon, a 77-year-old man died in a tragic pedestrian crash on Lee Trevino Drive.
The incident happened at around 1:30 .p.m. on Lee Trevino Drive near Montwood Drive.
According to reports, El Paso police responded to an initial crash involving four cars and a pedestrian along the 1800 block of Lee Trevino Drive.
Investigators revealed that an 84-year-old woman drove a Nissan Altima westbound along Montwood.
Then, it turned left at the intersection with Amy Sue toward the Vista Hills Shopping Center.
Moreover, a woman driving a Nissan crashed with a Ford Mustang driven by an 18-year-old woman.
Also, the impact caused the Nissan to hit the curb, and hit the man in the wheelchair and two parked vehicles.
Reports confirmed that some occupants were inside the parked vehicles at the time of the crash.
Then, responders transported the man in the wheelchair to the hospital. However, he succumbed to injuries shortly after.
Responders also transported the woman driving the Nissan to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
The authorities suspect that “failure to yield the right of way while making a left turn” played a role in the crash.
The incident marked the 17th traffic fatality in El Paso.
We at Sweet Lawyers send our condolences to the loved ones grieving the death of the victim.
Moving Forward After the Deadly El Paso Pedestrian Accident
The loss of a family member is irreversible. Thus, it is in the best interest of you and your family to be aware of what to do next.
Filing a wrongful death claim after the tragic pedestrian crash on Lee Trevino Drive can help alleviate the financial burden the death of a relative has generated.
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal. At the same time, ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
If you lost someone you love in a similar pedestrian accident, you do not have to face the aftermath alone. We strive for legal representation that encourages families to remain strong and find hope in their future. Above all, we understand the gravity of the situation at hand and want to help you. Moreover, with our seasoned wrongful death lawyers, you will only need to tend to your well-being while we focus on your legal claim. Furthermore, our attorneys will ensure that you and your family receive the justice and compensation you deserve. Thus, for more information, call us now for a free consultation at (800) 674 7852.