Kingwood, TX (11/10/2020) – A teenage boy is now dead after being involved in a four-vehicle wreck near Kingwood on Tuesday.
The accident happened on the Eastex Freeway between Kingwood Drive and Townsend around 7:30 p.m.
A Mercedes had mechanical issues and broke down in the southbound lanes of US-59. Both occupants of the Mercedes exited the vehicle and a Dodge pickup stopped behind the Mercedes. That’s when a Nissan pickup truck slammed into the back of the Dodge and then hit another vehicle on the road. The Nissan also slammed into the rear of the Mercedes and pushed it across the median and onto the feeder road.
The passenger in the Nissan, a 17-year-old boy, was killed at the scene. He was visiting from Honduras.
The driver of the Nissan was taken to the hospital.
The other driver’s conditions remain unknown.
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, Sutliff & Stout
Death is one of the deadliest results to come from a car accident, especially when it involves a child. It involves damages such as pain and suffering, funeral expenses, and even loss of inheritance. Because these damages can be devastating, it is important to have an experienced lawyer handling the case who understands the damages of wrongful death.
If you or a loved one were involved in a car accident, it is important to contact a legal expert to help you evaluate your options. Call car, truck, and motorcycle accident attorneys Sutliff & Stout at (713) 987-7111 or send us an email to discuss your car accident injury case.
Source: ABC 13
Our deepest condolences go out to the families of the victims of this horrible incident. Please click the “Remove Post” link if you would like this post removed. REMOVE POST