Aiden Wesenberg Survived Tragic Vehicle Crash on FM 327
Beaumont, TX (February 8, 2024) On Friday, 37-year-old Allen Wesenberg, 39-year-old James Means of Spurger, and 12-year-old Cicillia Means were killed, while 7-year-old Aiden Wesenberg was hurt in a tragic crash on FM 327.
According to Texas Department of Public Safety (TxDPS), the tragic vehicle crash happened near the 748 mile marker near Silsbee city limits.
Reports say that a westbound 2006 Saturn Ion, driven by 50-year-old Brenon Proulx of Silsbee, veered into the eastbound lanes and struck a 2005 and a 2015 Harley Davidson motorcycle.
Both riders of the motorcycles, identified as Allen Wesenberg and James Means, were riding with their children, Aiden and Cicillia respectively.
Officials say that Means the rider of the 2005 Harley Davidson, was pronounced dead at the scene, while his daughter Cicilia and Allen, the driver of the 2015 Harley Davidson, both were pronounced dead at Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital.
Meanwhile, Allen’s son Aiden, was transported to Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston with a broken leg and several cuts.
Authorities arrested Proulx and is booked into Hardin County Jail with a $160,000 bond.
Families of the bereaved created a GoFundMe to help with the funeral expenses.
DPS is investigating the fatal traffic accident and have not released further details at this time.
Sweet Lawyers expresses our sympathies to the bereaved families of Allen Wesenberg, 39-year-old James Means and 12-year-old Cicillia Means. Our hearts are with you through these trying times. We also wish the injured boy a quick recovery.
Tragic Vehicle Crash on FM 327 Kills Allen Wesenberg and 2 Others
Dealing with a loved one’s sudden and tragic death is indeed painful. It would certainly take a lot of time to recover from this loss.
However, the worst part to consider is when the death was a result of other people’s negligence.
That is why hiring a legal expert who can help you with a possible wrongful death claim is one of the best decisions one could make during this time.
Moreover, it is helpful to know that each state has its laws covering who can file a wrongful death suit on behalf of the deceased.
These people are those who are related to or depend financially on the person who died. The law usually allows the following people to file a wrongful death case:
- Surviving spouses;
- Domestic partners (registered domestic partnership);
- Children of the deceased;
- Financial dependents, parents, and minors under the care of the deceased;
- Personal representatives.
- These people can differ from state to state.
A Sweet Lawyers Attorney Can Help
To the loved ones of Allen Wesenberg, 39-year-old James Means and 12-year-old Cicillia Means, reach out to us. Let us help you discover if you can file a case on behalf of your departed loved one.
With 40 years of practice, Sweet Lawyers is confident that we can tackle your wrongful death lawsuit and help you recover. Our legal experts are here to guide you during your legal battle.