Jim Wells County, TX (6/3/2021) – A two-vehicle crash fatally killed a woman Thursday evening.
The accident happened around 6:40 p.m. north of Alice. A Ford F-150 was headed northeast on SH 359 while a Jeep Commander driven by 39-year-old Melissa Josefa Diaz was headed southwest. The Ford failed to stay in their lane and veered into Diaz’s lane, striking her Jeep head-on.
Diaz was killed at the scene.
The driver of the Ford was taken to Christus Spohn Hospital in Alice with serious injuries.
Head-On Collision Lawyers
Head-on collisions are more severe than minor fender benders or other types of car accidents. The injuries that result from head-on collisions are often serious and require immediate medical attention. The most common head-on accident injuries include traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, whiplash, and many more. For the case above, a head-on crash led to the death of Melissa Josefa Diaz due to the extent of injuries suffered in the crash.
In Houston and across the state of Texas, you can rely on Sutliff & Stout as a trusted source of legal representation for head-on car accident cases. We are highly rated by our clients and are members of Texas Super Lawyers, The National Trial Lawyers 40 Under 40, and the Better Business Bureau. They have years of experience representing people just like you and fighting to help them get back to their way of life.
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