Lorena— Driver Injured in North Houston Street
Posted on Monday, February 11th, 2019 at 4:16 am
Authorities have released the identification of the driver who was sent to a hospital after crashing his vehicle on North Houston Street last February 3.
The victim was identified as Joseph Richard Davy, Jr. His residence was not immediately released by Lorena police officials.
According to initial reports, the fatal wreck took place at around 2:40 a.m. at the 1000 block of North Houston Street. A Ford F-150 pickup truck was heading south on the roadway when, for undetermined reasons, it veered off the roadway and struck two mailboxes. When the driver overcorrected, the vehicle ended up in the opposing lanes, and onto the ditch before crashing into a tree.
The impact of the collision left the driver of the pickup truck with injuries. His condition remains unknown at this time.
The crash remains under investigation by the Lorena Police Department.
Our deepest sympathies to the victim of this unfortunate event. We strongly believe that the Lorena Police Department will do everything to bring those responsible to justice.
Injuries caused by vehicle collisions can vary from crash to crash. Some injuries may heal within a span of days while others could paralyze a victim’s body for a month. The most commonly known car accident injuries include neck and chest and head and back injuries. Broken and ligament damages are also quite common.
Being a victim of a collision is an overwhelming experience. If you are a passenger in a car involved in crash, the first thing you should do is seek medical attention for yourself and anyone who needs it. After this, you’ll want to alert your insurance provider regarding damages or injuries you sustained from the collision. To submit a claim, you would need to gather documents supporting your claim. These may include a video of the scene or a photograph of the damages to the vehicles, police reports stating the facts of the accident, and medical records indicating the severity of your injury, to name a few.