97-year-old Injured After AT&T Employee Releases Donkey into Road

Posted By The Carlson Law Firm || 4-Jan-2012

A 97-year-old man was injured when an AT&T employee was working on a cell tower and accidently let a donkey out, with which the man’s pickup truck collided with, officials said.

According to witnesses, the 97-year-old, Preston Booker, of Magnolia Springs, hit the donkey before colliding with a log truck, which had slid into the opposite lane of traffic after avoiding the donkey.

Officials have not yet released an update on the condition of the man who was injured in the accident. He was transported by ambulance to Christus Jasper Memorial Hospital. No one else appeared to have been injured in the accident, although the donkey was put down as a result of the car crash in Texas.


Preston Booked, the 97-year-old who was initially injured in the car accident caused by a donkey being let out, has died in the hospital from his injuries, officials are reporting. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends.

If you or someone you love has been seriously injured as a result of the negligence of someone else, call our personal injury attorneys in Austin, San Antonio, Killeen and statewide Texas at 888-335-7492, hit the donkey before colliding with a log truck or visit one of the 11 office locations for our car accident attorneys in Texas for a free consultation today.

Our experienced lawyers, professional medical consultants, private investigators and caring staff will help you uncover answers to some of the questions associated with your accident or the accident of a loved one while seeking just compensation for your injuries and loss. We care. We can help.


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