Oldham County, Texas (12/30/2019) – One person was killed after being involved in a two-vehicle crash in Oldham County on Friday, Dec. 27.
The accident occurred around 11:30 a.m. on RM 1061 when a Toyota Camry headed west drove through a curve on the wrong side of the road and struck a Jeep Grand Cherokee head-on. Both vehicles ended up in a resting spot in ditches.
A passenger in the Jeep identified as Tara Marsh, 38, from Oklahoma passed away at the hospital from injuries in the crash.
Three other passengers were transported to local hospitals with non-serious 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.
Car Accident Attorneys
Head-on collisions, while rare in frequency, are one of the most fatal kinds of accidents on Texas roads. According to the Texas Department of Transportation, there were 548 people killed in head-on crashes in 2018. Due to the nature of the accident, head-on collisions result in more deaths and more fatal injuries than your average car accident.
Head-on collisions are just one of many types of collisions attorneys Sutliff and Stout represent. 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: My High Plains
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