McKinney, TX (1/21/2021) – A person was killed after being involved in a six-vehicle wreck Thursday night.
The accident happened on W University Drive at Lake Forest Drive near Baylor Scott & Medical Center. The crash involved six vehicles with one that caught on fire.
The driver whose vehicle caught on fire was killed at the scene. He was identified as Eugenio Villegas.
Three people were also hospitalized.
The driver that caused the accident, Tiffany Woodruff, was arrested and taken to Collin County Jail. She’s believed to have acted on intoxication manslaughter.
Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.
Texas Car Accident Attorneys
According to Texas Law, Intoxication Manslaughter involves an intoxicated driver that causes the death of someone else while they are behind the wheel. Because a person was killed, and the driver, Woodruff, is seen to be negligent while behind the wheel, it’s important to seek legal assistance who handles cases of negligence and Intoxication Manslaughter.
An attorney can best represent you, negotiate settlements, and deal with insurance claims as you navigate your accident case. If you or a loved one were involved in an accident, immediately contact a legal expert to help you evaluate your options. Call personal injury attorneys Sutliff & Stout at (713) 987-7111 or send us an email to discuss your car accident injury case.
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