• By: Hank Stout
  • Published: January 2021

Upton County, TX (1/21/2021) – A three-year-old was killed near Rankin in a fatal 18-wheeler crash.

The accident happened around 12:15 p.m. on State Highway 349 when a truck-tractor headed south was going at unsafe speeds and lost control. They slid into a Jeep Grand Cherokee. 

A boy, 3, was killed as a result of the accident. 

The driver of the Jeep and two passengers were taken to the hospital. 

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

Wrongful Death Lawyers

As a result of the collision, a toddler was killed and three people were taken to the hospital. Death is one of the deadliest results to come from a car accident, especially when it involves a child. Because accidents that involve tragedies of young individuals are devastating, it is important to have an experienced lawyer handling the case who understands the damages of wrongful death.

An attorney can deal with insurance adjusters for you, negotiate settlements, and represent your best interests if a lawsuit is needed. If you or a loved one were involved in a fatal car accident, immediately contact a legal expert to help you evaluate your options. Call car accident attorneys Sutliff & Stout at (713) 987-7111 or send us an email to discuss your car accident injury case.

Source: Your Basin

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About the Author

Hank Stout co-founded Sutliff & Stout, Injury & Accident Law Firm, to protect and pursue the rights of people who were harmed by the carelessness of others. Mr. Stout is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law and has been actively trying cases for over fifteen years. In recognition of his accomplishments and results, he has been selected by Thompson Reuters as a Super Lawyer since 2014 (a distinction given to less than 1% of the lawyers in the state of Texas) and has been selected as Lead Counsel. To learn more, read Hank's full bio here.

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