Fort Worth, TX (8/12/2021) – A multi-vehicle crash left multiple injuries Thursday afternoon in north Fort Worth.
The accident happened on northbound Interstate 35W near North Tarrant Parkway. A tow truck was hauling a vehicle when a tire came loose.
Five people were treated for minor injuries and one person suffered serious injuries after being trapped in their vehicle.
The two TEXpress Lanes on northbound I-35W were shut down and one regular lane was also shut down. The lanes were back open around 5 p.m.
The patient who was seriously injured had to be removed from their vehicle by rescue crews, officials said.
Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.
Personal Injury Lawyers
Accidents that involve extensive injuries are encouraged to contact legal counsel due to the amount of damages that come from an accident that causes such fatalities. An attorney can deal with insurance adjusters for you, negotiate settlements, and represent your best interests if a lawsuit is needed. Because this accident resulted in multiple people becoming injured, and with one person trapped in their vehicle, multiple claims will be filed and it’s necessary to hire an attorney to help with those claims.
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.