Jessie Howle Involved in Fatal Auto-Pedestrian Crash on Redbud Avenue
Lubbock, TX (June 6, 2023) On Sunday evening, 60-year-old Rickey Morrison was killed in a pedestrian accident on Parkway Drive.
According to the Lubbock Police Department (LPD), the fatal auto-pedestrian crash happened at the intersection with Redbud Avenue.
Reports say that 20-year-old Jessie Howle, was in a westbound vehicle on the right lane when his vehicle struck Morrison, who was walking north on the 1800 block of Parkway Drive.
Officials say that rescuers rushed Morrison to University Medical Center, however, Morrison succumbed to his injuries and died at the hospital.
Authorities are investigating the fatal auto-pedestrian crash and have not released further information at this time.
Sweet Lawyers extends our condolences to the family of Rickey Morrison. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
A Traffic Collision Happens Every Minute
Did you know that a person is injured in a motor vehicle accident every 2 minutes? Emergency units receive road accident report every 57 seconds. Between 2020 and 2021, there was a 4.17% increase in accident-related deaths on our roadways.
Indeed, traffic safety is no laughing matter. The dangers of driving continue to rise, yet the public is forced to put their lives at stake on the road each day.
Let us make the roadways safe. Everyone is responsible for abiding by traffic rules and preventing traffic mishaps like the pedestrian accident on Parkway Drive.
Consult With the Legal Experts
Your safety on the road is never guaranteed; knowledge is a powerful tool. Indeed, in uncertain times such as these, you may want to speak to a professional in case of an accident.
Knowing what steps to take following a traffic accident can mean the difference between financial prosperity and financial disparity. The consequences of a severe accident can follow you for months, even years, if you don’t have your legal doubts cleared by an expert.
It is good to know that the aftershock of a traffic accident like the fatal auto-pedestrian crash on Redbud Avenue is not something to be dealt with alone. The burden is meant to be shared; preferably, with a community that knows how to handle the effects.
To those who lost Rickey Morrison, reach out to Sweet Lawyers‘ wrongful death attorneys. Our legal team will find you the most favorable possible outcome. We will achieve the justice and compensation you and your family deserve.