Victoria, TX (12/10/2019) – A man was killed after he and another person stopped to help the driver of a stalled semi-truck and was thrown over an overpass after being hit Monday night.
The plane crash occurred around 8 p.m. near Benbow Road, inland from the central Texas Gulf Coast. According to a newspaper in Victoria, the plane was headed to Houston when it turned around to return to Victoria.
The reason for the crash remains unknown. According to Air Traffic Control, Kim knew there was an issue with the plane and attempted to return to Victoria Regional Airport.
Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.
If the investigation reveals that something faulty from the plane was occurring at the time of the crash, the manufacturer of the aircraft can be held responsible if you can demonstrate the product was defective. This is known as strict liability and will require a detailed legal analysis to ensure all claims are accounted for appropriately.
At Sutliff & Stout, our experienced and aggressive aviation lawyers in Houston have the knowledge and resources necessary to determine what occurred and hold those responsible for the accident accountable for their actions. In an effort to help you or your loved one in an aviation accident, the personal injury lawyers of Sutliff & Stout are happy to speak with you free of charge to discuss your concerns and situation.
Source: ABC 13