FM 874 Two-Vehicle Collision Results in Fatality
Winkler County, TX (February 8, 2023) – On February 4, Leonardo Belone, 53, of New Mexico, sustained fatal injuries following a vehicle crash on Highway 302.
Authorities said a 2016 Kenworth truck with a trailer was westbound on H 302. At the same time, a 2016 Jeep Cherokee, the vehicle Belone was a passenger in, was southbound on FM 874.
The Jeep driver failed to yield the right of way at the intersection and the Kenworth truck struck the Jeep.
Moreover, the Kenworth truck driver did not sustain injuries from the collision.
On the other hand, the Jeep driver was rushed to Winkler County Hospital in serious condition.
The authorities are investigating the FM 874 two-vehicle collision.
Our team of legal experts here at Sweet Lawyers would like to send our condolences to the family and friends of Leonardo Belone. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
What Should the Bereaved Do?
The crushing grief that comes with mourning an unexpected loss is not an easy load to bear alone. The aftermath of sudden death can feel overpowering.
Turning to an experienced attorney who can help you with a possible wrongful death claim is the most helpful response to the FM 874 two-vehicle 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 related to or depend financially on the victim. 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
To the loved ones of Leonardo Belone, our hotline is (800) 674 7852. You may call us anytime.
With 40 years of practice, Sweet Lawyers attorneys can tackle your wrongful death lawsuit and help you recover. Our legal experts are here to guide you during your legal battle.
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