Category Archives: Wrongful Death

Chicken outlet sued after man dies

A Texas woman claims that bacteria found in chicken strips from a chicken outlet in Killeen resulted in the death of her husband. The claims were laid in a wrongful death lawsuit filed in Travis County Court. The woman is suing the chicken outlet and the franchisor. She claims that she and her deceased husband […]

Mother and son killed in 3-car crash in Texas

A mother and her high school-aged son were killed in a three-car accident that happened in West Austin. Before her death, the mother worked as a kindergarten teacher at Steiner Ranch Elementary School. Her son attended Vandegrift High School where he was in his senior year. Leander Independent School District has confirmed that the deceased […]

Two men die in Corpus Christi workplace accident

Texas authorities have released to the media the identities of the two men who were killed during a workplace accident. The men worked for a local construction company and were repairing a roof at a storage site when the roof collapsed and crushed them. The accident is still being investigated by the Occupational Safety and […]

Fatal crash on 1604 results in murder charges

A love triangle is thought to be the reason that a woman allegedly struck her husband’s motorcycle, causing him to run off the road and then drove away in pursuit of his girlfriend’s SUV. Authorities have charged the San Antonio woman with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and murder in connection with the fatal […]

Teen dump truck driver kills two and injures one

Two people were killed and one seriously injured in a truck accident along a Texas expressway. When medical personnel arrived on the scene, two cars were found smashed beneath a dump truck’s front and back wheels. The driver of the dump truck was not injured and has not been charged with any crimes. There are […]

Teen driver faces harsher punishment due to new Texas law

A Midland teen that was recently arrested after of a fatal accident may now face a longer prison sentence due to a new law that went into effect on Sept. 1. The law changed the classification of leaving the scene of a fatal accident from a third degree felony to a second degree felony. A […]

Were dogs responsible for Texas 96-year-old’s death?

The death of an elderly Texas man seemed to be caused by an attack by a group of dogs. The 96-year-old’s death may have been unrelated, however, and the dogs may have mauled his body afterwards, police speculated. At least two dogs of three reportedly found near the scene were taken by animal control. Investigators […]