Houston, TX (4/26/2021) – A passenger was injured after a vehicle lost control and crashed outside a funeral home while racing in Houston.
The incident happened shortly after midnight on W. Montgomery when a blue Ford Fusion northbound chasing another vehicle lost control and struck a curb. It landed in a parking lot outside of a funeral home.
The driver was ejected and killed at the scene.
A female passenger was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive.
The other vehicle fled.
Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.
Hiring a Car Accident Lawyer
Street racing crashes are incidents that end up in tragedy and should never be conducted in the first place. The case above is exactly the reason why – a passenger was injured after crashing into a funeral home parking lot. Injuries from accidents involve damages such as pain and suffering and loss of wages. Because these damages can be devastating, it is important to have an experienced lawyer handling the case who understands the damages of car accidents.
If you or a loved one were involved in a car accident that involves street racing, it is important to contact a legal expert to help you evaluate your options to seek compensation. Call Houston auto accident attorneys Sutliff & Stout at (713) 405-1263 or send us an email to discuss your car accident injury case.