Waco, TX (4/27/2020) – One person was killed and another person was left with serious injuries Friday after being involved in a semi-truck crash in Waco.
The accident happened around 8:30 p.m. at E. Loop 340 and Idylwood for a traffic crash involving a small four-door car and a semi-truck.
One person was pronounced dead on the scene.
Another person was trapped inside the sedan.
Waco Fire Department worked on the vehicle to free the person trapped for nearly an hour. That person was transported to a local hospital and listed in critical condition.
The driver of the semi-truck ran away from the scene and has not yet been found.
Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.
The actions between a sedan and a pickup truck resulted in a wrongful death. While getting behind the wheel is an everyday event, one wrong move can result in the worst day of someone’s life. You can never be too careful on the road, and if something should happen, it’s important to be vigilant and make sure you’re represented in the best way you can. If you or a loved one were involved in a car accident, it is important to contact a legal expert to help you evaluate your options. Call Houston auto accident attorneys Sutliff & Stout at (713) 405-1263 or send us an email to discuss your car accident injury case.
Source: Fox 44 News