One Killed in Motorcycle Accident in Laredo on I-35

Posted By The Carlson Law Firm || 14-Jan-2013

A motorcycle accident in Laredo claimed the life of a former driver for the Laredo Fire Department on Saturday afternoon, police said.

Officials identified the motorcyclist who was killed as 52-year-old Edwin Atwell.

According to reports, Atwell’s motorcycle crashed into a pickup truck while traveling southbound on I-35 in Laredo.

Police identified the vehicle involved as a Chevrolet pickup. The driver of that pickup was not identified by authorities and investigations surrounding the Laredo motorcycle accident are still underway.

Motorcycle Accident Attorneys in Laredo

Because of the much smaller size and lacking protection provided to riders, it can be difficult for drivers of larger passenger vehicles and commercial rigs to see them. Paying close attention to the roadways and potential blind spots are vital to protecting other drivers as well as vulnerable motorcycle riders.

If you’ve been injured or lost a loved one in a Laredo accident, call our Laredo motorcycle accident attorneys at 800-359-5690, contact our Laredo personal injury law firm online or visit one of the 10 office locations for our car accident lawyers in Laredo, San Antonio, Austin and statewide Texas. We care. We can help.


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