• By: Hank Stout
  • Published: October 2019
Man from Orange, Texas Killed after Deadly Head-On Collision on Louisiana Highway 12

Starks, LA (10/22/2019) – James Edgar Wilson, 67, from Orange, Texas is now dead after he struck a logging truck head-on.

The accident happened shortly after 7 p.m. Tuesday evening. According to Louisiana State Police, Wilson was driving a 2006 Chevrolet Malibu going east on Louisiana Highway 12.

The driver of a 2013 International 18-wheeler, or logging truck, was headed west when Wilson veered into the westbound lane. Wilson steered back into the east lane, but struck the front of the 18-wheeler.

Wilson sustained fatal injuries. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the logging truck sustained minor injuries.

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

Our hearts and condolences go out to the families. If you or a loved one were involved in a truck accident, it is important to contact a legal expert or Houston truck accident attorney to help you evaluate your options. Call (713) 987-7111 or send us an email to discuss your car accident injury case.

Source: 12NewsNow

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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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