• By: Hank Stout
  • Published: December 2019
Driver, Teenager Hospitalized after Deadly Rollover Crash

El Paso, TX (12/16/2019) – Two people are injured after a rollover collision occurred in El Paso Thursday night.

The wreck happened in the 6400 block of South Desert near Artcraft. According to investigators, a Hummer sped past another vehicle when it sideswiped a small SUV. The Hummer swerved out of control and rolled several times.

The driver of the Hummer, 22-year-old Arturo Meza, was ejected from the vehicle. He was taken to a hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries.

Meza’s passenger, a 15-year-old boy, was also taken to the hospital with minor injuries. A second passenger fled from the scene on foot.

The driver of the SUV and his four passengers were not injured in the accident.

Speed and alcohol are factors in this collision.

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

Sutliff & Stout, Car Accident Lawyers

The investigation into the accident will reveal the blood alcohol level of Meza, as well as other potential factors as to why Meza caused the accident. In addition to this, police will interview witnesses, analyze evidence such as video from the crash, and obtain any other information from accident experts.

If you or a loved one have been involved in a car accident involving a drunk driver, don’t hesitate to contact Sutliff & Stout, Houston injury and wrongful death lawyers. Not only will they deal with insurance adjusters for you, but they can negotiate settlements and represent your best interests if a lawsuit is needed. If you need to discuss a fatal accident case with a personal injury lawyer from Sutliff & Stout, Injury & Accident Law Firm feel free to give us a call at (713) 987-7111 or contact us online to discuss your personal injury or wrongful death claim.

Source: KVIA

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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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