2-Vehicle Collision in Milam County Results in Fatality
Milam County, TX (Aug. 4, 2023) – On Wednesday, 61-year-old Haider Ali Mamin of Sugar Land was killed in an FM 485 collision.
The Texas Department of Transportation officers responded at approximately 3:50 p.m. to the crash scene at about 1.5 miles east of Branchville.
Officers said a 2014 Chevrolet Express passenger van driven by Haider Ali Mamin was eastbound on FM-485.
At the same time, a 2017 Dodge Durango SUV driven by a 19-year-old man from Hamilton was westbound on the same road in the eastbound lane approaching the van.
Haider Ali Mamin swerved to the left into the eastbound lane to avoid a traffic crash. However, the Dodge driver swerved to the right to get back into their lane. As a result, the two vehicles collided head-on in the westbound lane.
Justice of the Peace Gary Northcott declared Haider Ali Mamin deceased at the scene.
The paramedics rushed the Hamilton man to Scott and White with incapacitating injuries.
Sweet Lawyers send our condolences to the family and friends of Haider Ali Mamin. May you find peace and strength in this time of grief.
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Dealing with a loved one’s sudden and tragic death is indeed painful. It is certain that it would 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.
Additionally, 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 in an accident like the FM 485 collision.
Moreover, it is helpful to know that each state has its own 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 that 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.
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To the bereaved of Haider Ali Mamin, reach out to our wrongful death lawyers. Let us help you discover if you are eligible to file a case on behalf of your departed loved one.
Furthermore, with 40 years of practice, Sweet Lawyers is confident that we can tackle a wrongful death lawsuit in a fatal crash and help you recover. Our legal experts are here to guide you during your legal battle.