Salado, TX (4/21/2021) – One person is now dead after they were ejected from their vehicle early Wednesday morning.
The accident happened on I-35 at 282 Southbound in Salado around 5 a.m. when a passenger vehicle and a dump truck collided.
The driver of the passenger vehicle was ejected and died at the scene.
Authorities shut down the southbound lanes of I-35. I-35 was reopened at 8:10 a.m.
Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led to the accident, and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.
Truck Accident Lawyers, Sutliff & Stout
In a major collision like this, it is very important to hire an experienced truck accident lawyer to represent you if you were injured. Truck accidents can cause catastrophic injuries that require intensive medical treatment.
Pending the results of the investigation, if it is found that the dump truck was at-fault for the death of the victim, the family of the person who was killed may have the right to file a wrongful death claim against the truck and their company. Family members may receive financial compensation for their loss, funeral expenses, lost wages, and emotional distress.
If you or a loved one were involved in a truck accident, it is important to contact a legal expert to help you evaluate your options. Call (713) 405-1263 or send us an email to discuss your car accident injury case.
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