• By: Hank Stout
  • Published: April 2019

Rear-end Collision Kills Driver on Highway 59 in SplendoraSplendora, TX (April 4, 2019) – One person died after being rear-ended in Splendora.

The car accident happened Thursday afternoon when traffic on U.S. 59. According to Splendora Police Chief Wally Wieghat, traffic was slowing down due to a previous accident a mile away.

The driver of a white pickup truck failed to slow down and collided into the back of a red pickup truck, killing the driver.

The driver of the white truck works for Roll-Lift and suffered minor injuries.

There was a total of four vehicles were involved in the accident, including an 18-wheeler and an RV. No one else was injured in the accident.

Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in ten days.

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 (713) 987-7111 or send us an email to discuss your car accident injury case.

Source: Click 2 Houston

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Hank Stout is a founding partner at Sutliff & Stout, Injury & Accident Law Firm. Hank earned his doctor of jurisprudence from South Texas College of Law and has been actively trying personal injury cases for over ten years. He was recognized by Thompson Reuters as a Rising Star from 2012-2014 and has been recognized as a Super Lawyer since 2014 (a distinction given to less than 1% of the lawyers in the state of Texas). He has earned a Superb rating by Avvo, and is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. To learn more, read Hank's full bio here.