CALLAHAN COUNTY, TEXAS (February 20, 2017) – Jonah Wayne Neal has been identified as the man killed in a tragic semi-truck accident on Highway 36 on Monday morning, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 12:15 a.m. on the westbound side of Highway 36 near FM 604 and Highway 283. 32-year-old Jonah Wayne Neal was driving a semi-truck west on Highway 36, when he struck another big rig that had hydroplaned and jackknifed across the Highway. Jonah Wayne Neal was tragically killed in the accident and was pronounced dead at the scene by responding medical personnel.
The other semi’s driver was treated and released. The accident remains under investigation at this time to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.