You don't pay unless we win!

2-year-old and wrong-way driver killed in fiery crash on Eastex Fwy

Posted on Sunday, July 18th, 2021 at 7:49 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – A 2-year-old child and a wrong-way driver were killed in a fiery crash on the Eastex Freeway early this morning, according to KTRK.

The crash happened on the Eastex Freeway, near North Loop 610 at about 3 a.m., as a woman was driving southbound in the northbound lanes of the highway.

She crashed into a vehicle carrying a family of five. The wrong-way vehicle subsequently burst into flames.

The wrong-way driver and a 2-year-old in the other vehicle were killed in the crash.

The remaining four family members, including two young children, were hospitalized with critical injuries.

People dislike attorneys until they actually need one. Attorney Tom's team of Houston personal injury lawyers is prepared to help you if you've been hurt in an accident. Call (713) 244-6363 or fill out an online contact form and an experienced legal professional will reach out to you.

Note: This site is dedicated to reporting on accidents and injuries. We refer to existing news sources to create our posts. News articles often are updated to reflect new developments. Contact us if you have noticed any false or out of date information in this post so we can update it to be as informative as possible.

Disclaimer: Attorneytom.com is a local website. We hope that by exposing the frequency of accidental injuries in our community, we can help make the greater Houston area a safer place. It is our hope that exposing the prevalence of preventable injuries will help our friends and neighbors take the necessary measures to avoid such accidents. Information on accidentattorney.io is not legal advice.

Testimonials

View All Testimonials
Avvo Logo
TTLA Logo
American Justice Association Logo
khou11 Logo
KPRC Logo
Houston Buiness Journal Logo