1 Person Killed in McLennan County Traffic Accident on Interstate 35 near Mile Marker 354
MCLENNAN, COUNTY, TX (March 29, 2023) – Tuesday afternoon, a firefighter perishes after a deadly crash on Interstate 35 near Mile Marker 354.
The incident happened at around 12:57 p.m. on northbound Interstate 35 near Mile Marker 354.
According to reports, a Peterbilt truck tractor semi-trailer disregarded traffic control devices and struck a firefighter, a fire truck, and two patrol units. Also, authorities confirmed that the firefighter and the troopers were assisting with a vehicle fire when the incident happened.
Moreover, responders rushed the firefighter to Baylor Scott and White where the patient was later pronounced dead. Then, paramedics transported two troopers to Baylor Scott and White with unknown injuries.
Furthermore, the incident delayed traffic for at least three hours. All lanes have long since reopened.
Meanwhile, the fatal crash remained under active investigation.
Sweet Lawyers extends our condolences to the family and community of the victim.
Moving Forward after Tragic McLennan County Vehicle Crash
While the loss of a dear one is irreversible, it is in the best interest of you and your family to be aware of what to do next.
The family of the victim must become aware that they may have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. A wrongful death suit can be the most beneficial step toward recovery.
Filing a wrongful death claim will 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 while ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
If you or someone you love has been involved in a similar auto 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. 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. For more information, call us now for a free consultation at (800) 674 7852.