1 Dead in Bastrop Multi-Vehicle Accident on State Highway 71 and FM 304
BASTROP, TX (September 23, 2023) – Early Friday morning, a horrific multi-vehicle crash on State Highway 71 and FM 304 killed 1 person.
The incident happened at about 1:15 a.m. on State Highway 71 and FM 304.
According to the preliminary investigation, a driver of a 2012 Ford Fusion stopped in the eastbound lanes of State Highway after the car broke down.
However, an 18-wheeler truck hit the Fusion from behind.
As a result, the driver of the Ford Fusion succumbed to injuries at the scene. Meanwhile, the driver of the 18-wheeler suffered minor injuries.
Also, officers confirmed that the crash involved a third vehicle but the driver sustained no injuries.
At this time, the circumstances that led to the crash remained unclear. Once additional details become available, the public will be notified.
Due to the limited information available, the authorities continued to investigate the crash.
We want to send our sincere sympathies to the bereaved family and friends of the victim.
Dealing with Loss after Horrific Multi-Vehicle Crash on State Highway 71 and FM 304
Assigning blame is usually one of the last things you would consider doing during a devastating loss. However, the victim’s family must become aware that they have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. A wrongful death suit can be the first step toward closure.
“Our goal is to safeguard the legal rights of families in the wake of catastrophic accidents. Nothing can bring back those dearly departed. Thus, we strive to secure our clients’ future, protecting them from further losses,” explains Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers.
Sweet Lawyers consists of a compassionate legal team that aids families in the most delicate moments. Moreover, our law group is well-versed in the legal justice system and has no problem overcoming challenges. Our firm buckles down when it comes to our clients’ futures and well-being. If you are facing a wrongful death case, call (800) 674 7852. We encourage you to rest and rehabilitate while we determine the ideal approach to getting you the restitution you deserve. The financial toll the loss of a loved one has brought will be covered by us. If you’re interested, call our wrongful death attorneys today.