• By: Hank Stout
  • Published: June 2020
BMW Ripped in Half, Kills Teenager and Injures Two Others

Houston, TX (6/8/2020) – A teenager is dead and two others are injured after a deadly wreck on Highway 6 in northwest Harris County.

The crash happened just after 2:30 a.m. near Loch Katrine Lane. A Hummer and a BMW collided, causing the BMW to split in half and be entirely unrecognizable.

Tristan Sanders, 16, was killed. He was a backseat passenger in the BMW.

The 16-year-old driver and 18-year-old passenger are both in the hospital in serious condition.

The driver of the Hummer, 47-year-old Carlos Guillermo Ayala, was not seriously injured. He has been charged with driving while intoxicated.

Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.

Wrongful Death Lawyers

This is the second accident in Houston that’s involved a vehicle to split in half. Due to the nature of this accident, and the fact that a car was split in half during a collision, a substantial crash investigation will be conducted. This involves conducting interviews, contacting witnesses, and bringing in Accident Reconstructionists to recreate the collision.

From there on, contacting an attorney at Sutliff & Stout may be of best interest following an accident such as the one above. An attorney can deal with insurance adjusters for you, negotiate settlements, and represent your best interests if a lawsuit is needed. If you or a loved one were involved in a car accident, immediately contact a legal expert to help you evaluate your options. Call car accident attorneys Sutliff & Stout at (713) 405-1263 or send us an email to discuss your car accident injury case.

Source: ABC 13

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About the Author

Hank Stout co-founded Sutliff & Stout, Injury & Accident Law Firm, to protect and pursue the rights of people who were harmed by the carelessness of others. Mr. Stout is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law and has been actively trying cases for over fifteen years. In recognition of his accomplishments and results, he has been selected by Thompson Reuters as a Super Lawyer since 2014 (a distinction given to less than 1% of the lawyers in the state of Texas) and has been selected as Lead Counsel. To learn more, read Hank's full bio here.

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