Man Dead, Another Hospitalized after Two-Vehicle Wreck

Calallen, TX (8/10/2020) – A man is dead and another is hospitalized after a two-vehicle wreck near Calallen.

The accident happened on Saturday around 2 p.m. on County Road 48 near FM 1694. A Dodge Ram 2500 pickup truck was headed northbound on FM 1694 at unsafe speeds when it reached a curve in the roadway, veered into the oncoming lane of traffic and struck the driver’s side door of a Ford Focus.

The driver of the Ford Focus was pronounced dead at the scene. He was identified as Herman Garcia, 61.

The driver of the Dodge pickup truck was sent to a nearby hospital with multiple 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.

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A car wreck is one of the worst consequences to result from everyday driving. If fatal, the wreck can result in thousands of damages such as medical expenses, funeral expenses, emotional loss, and pain and suffering.

It’s important to contact an attorney after a wrongful death since they will take the necessary steps to make sure you and your family’s interests are protected. If you live in Houston or the surrounding areas and were involved in an accident, the experienced personal injury lawyers at Sutliff & Stout can help you understand how much your case is worth.

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