LAREDO, TEXAS (December 22, 2016) – A woman was killed on Thursday morning after the car she was driving was struck by a train on Washington Street, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened early Thursday on Washington Street near a dead end. A woman driving a Ford Fusion attempted to cross the tracks near a dead end, and was struck by a train.
The woman, whose identity has not yet been released, was tragically killed in the accident. The investigation is ongoing into the details of this accident, and to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said an attorney from Lexton Law Firm “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
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.