• By: Hank Stout
  • Published: September 2020

Farmers Branch, TX (9/19/2020) – Two drivers are now dead after a wrong-way crash occurred early Saturday morning.

The accident happened around 1:30 a.m. on the eastbound lanes of LBJ Freeway when a vehicle struck another car while heading west in the eastbound lanes. 

Rachael Re’lynne Wilson and the driver of the other vehicle, Jose Ortiz, both died at the scene.

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

Houston Car Accident Attorneys

According to the FHWA, in the United States, WWD crashes result in 300 to 400 people killed each year on average, representing approximately 1 percent of the total number of traffic related fatalities that occur annually. Although this is a small percent, these crashes have the deadliest consequences, such as the case above. If you or a loved one were involved in a car accident with a wrong-way driver, 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: FOX 4 News

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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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