Lufkin, TX (10/13/2020) – Multiple people were injured after a major crash occurred in Lufkin Tuesday morning.
The incident occurred around 8:30 a.m. at the intersection of North John Redditt Drive and North Raguet Street. A Hyundai Accent was attempting to cross the intersection onto State Highway 103 west when it collided head-on with a Chevy Colorado just as the Chevy was attempting to turn left.
The occupants in the Hyundai, 25-year-old Lauren Pepper and 27-year-old Travis Lynch, were trapped inside the vehicle. They were freed with hydraulic tools. Both were flown to hospitals.
The driver of the Chevy, Gordon Barnsley, 71, and his passenger, Karen Barnsley, were taken by ambulance to a local hospital.
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 four different people becoming injured, 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) 987-7111 or send us an email to discuss your car accident injury case.
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