Livingston – Alton Kimes Dies Following Two-Vehicle Collision on US 190
Posted on Tuesday, April 30th, 2019 at 4:21 am
Livingston law enforcement officials have released the name of one of the victims who died in a fatal car accident on US Highway 190, early Sunday morning.
The fatality was identified as Alton Kimes. He was a 40-year-old resident of Livingston.
According to initial reports, Kimes was driving a 2015 Dodge pickup truck when, for reasons that had not been determined, it crashed into an oncoming pickup truck. The second pickup truck burst into flames as a result of the collision.
The force of the impact killed Kimes and the other driver of the pickup truck. An occupant in the Dodge pickup truck was rushed to CHI St. Luke’s Hospital in Livingston for treatment but was then transferred to Conroe Regional Medical Center for further care. She was later identified as Naomi Moody, 40, of Livingston. The extent of her injuries was not immediately disclosed.
The crash is under investigation.
We offer our sincerest sympathies to the family and friends of the deceased victim. May God grant you strength to go through this difficult time in your life. We believe that the XXX Police will do everything to bring those responsible to justice.
In the United States, Texas is one of the leading states in the number of traffic collisions involving fatalities. In fact, in 2015 alone, the state recorded more than 1,300 deaths caused by reckless drivers. Despite the government’s aggressive efforts to keep these cases down, Texas remains the worst state in the country for alcohol-involved car crashes.
If you have been involved in a car accident with a reckless driver, the first thing you need to do is call the police. Once the investigation is completed, you can file a lawsuit against the suspected driver. A successful case could help you cover your medical expenses and compensate for your emotional and physical suffering. Speak with your personal injury lawyer to know more about your rights to fair compensation.