• By: Hank Stout
  • Published: October 2020

Swisher County, TX (10/26/2020) – A man was killed in a crash Monday afternoon in Swisher County.

icy roads

The accident occurred on FM 928. Tommy Day, 68, was headed west while Eric Ramirez, 30, was headed east. Ramirez lost control on the icy roads, crossed the center stripe, and struck Day head-on. 

Day was pronounced dead at the scene.

Ramirez was left with injuries and was taken to Plainview Memorial Hospital with serious injuries. 

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

According to FHWA, nearly 5,000 people are killed and over 418,000 people are injured in weather-related crashes each year on average. Fatalities caused by weather-related accidents not only result in thousands in medical and funeral expenses, but also in pain and suffering, and emotional loss damages brought forth upon families.

Driving on icy roadways creates a high possibility of putting you and others lives at risk. If you or a loved one were involved in a car accident due to losing control on hazardous roadways, immediately contact a legal expert to help you evaluate your options. Call car accident attorneys Sutliff & Stout at (713) 405-1263 or send us an email to discuss your car accident injury case.

Source: KCBD 

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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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