Posted on Jan 02, 2013
A rush hour collision today on northbound Highway 6 by Westheimer Road in west Houston has claimed at least one life and seriously injured more. The multi vehicle collision involved about 7 vehicles, at least one of which flipped over. Another pair of vehicles collided head-on.
Contact our Houston Personal Injury Attorneys with Witness Information on this Tragic West Houston Wreck
There were few details available regarding what caused this complex and tragic wreck that has given such a somber start to the New Year in Houston.If you witnessed the accident or know what contributed to causing it, we ask that you contact us at 281-369-4363 or through our online contact form.
Houston personal injury attorneys at Denena Points, PC make ongoing efforts to gather information to help highway authorities increase travel safety and to help accident victims get justice. Your information, no matter how minor, could help others. Contact us today if you have information on this serious collision.
Details of the Highway 6 Fatal Crash
When a vehicle flips over in a wreck, the injuries can be particularly severe. And 75% of the accidents where vehicle occupants get ejected are fatal.
This fatal highway collision on Highway 6, one of the first area road fatalities of 2013, happened around 4:30 p.m. as commuters were starting to get off work and head for home. Life Flight conveyed some of the seriously injured wreck victims to area hospitals. Investigators closed part of Highway 6 and Westheimer Road to investigate the fatal highway collision and clear the scene. The names of the accident victims were not released. (Sources: KTRK abc13.com and click2houston.com, 1/2/13)
The hearts and prayers of our Houston personal injury attorneys are with the injured victims of this multi-vehicle collision and with the family of the person killed in the tragic wreck.