Lubbock– Victims of Clovis Highway Crash Identified
Posted on Tuesday, February 19th, 2019 at 5:51 am
The Lubbock Police Department has identified the victim of the crash that took place on Clovis Highway last Friday morning.
They were named as 23-year-old Igbinedion Osaretin and 21-year-old Esosa Oyemwense. According to initial reports, the wreck happened near North Slide Road and Clovis Highway. Police said that a car and a semi-truck somehow collided. Details surrounding the collision remains to be unclear at this time.
Fortunately, no one else was injured from the crash.
Investigators are still determining liability. Anyone who has information relevant to the crash is encouraged to get in touch with local investigators.
We are deeply saddened for the family and loved ones of the injured victim. Our prayers and thoughts are with them. We strongly believe that the Lubbock Police Department will do everything to bring those responsible to justice.
Texas is among the states in the US that have the most car accidents which involved injuries and fatalities every year. Some of the common factors contributing to the rising cases of collisions in the area include the worsening traffic situation, weather conditions, and poor driving habits.
Bad driving habits are the greatest cause of a fatal crash. It can be lethal to the person behind the wheel, as well as the drivers on the road. Drivers who do not use their signal to change lanes or those who do not secure their blind spots before shifting direction are more likely to be involved in an accident. Some of the most dangerous driving habits include speeding, unsafe lane change, tailgating, and driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. If you or someone you love has been a victim of a car accident with a negligent driver, you have a right to fair compensation for the trauma you experienced and the injuries you have suffered.