Rollover Crash on I-35 in New Braunfels Injures 6

Posted By The Carlson Law Firm || 20-Dec-2012

A rollover accident on I-35 in New Braunfels sent the 6 people occupying the SUV involved in the single vehicle crash, to the hospital with injuries on Wednesday evening, officials reported.

Police identified the vehicle involved in the rollover crash as a 2007 Volkswagen CrossFox SUV.

According to authorities, the SUV struck metal debris in the roadway, causing the driver of the vehicle to lose control. The debris was identified as a possible trailer hitch, New Braunfels police reported.

The 6 people in the SUV were all family members from Mexico, ranging in age from 2-years-old to 60-years-old.

The names of the family injured in the crash have not yet been released but New Braunfels police said the driver was a 38-year-old man. He was flown to University Hospital along with a 2-year-old child, a 60-year-old woman and a 21-year-old woman.

An 8-year-old boy and a 13-year-old girl were transported to University Hospital via ground ambulance.

Debris in the roads and on the interstates across Texas can be serious hazards for drivers, becoming a trip hazard that can cause vehicles with high centers of gravity, like SUV’s and pickup trucks, to overturn. Different hazards in the road can include debris leftover from construction, pieces and parts from 18 wheeler traffic frequenting the roads and even dead animals.

If you’ve been seriously injured or killed in an auto accident caused by debris in the road or on the highway, call our road debris accident attorneys in San Antonio, Austin, Round Rock and statewide Texas at 800-359-5690, contact our car accident law firm in San Antonio online or visit one of the 10 office locations for our personal injury lawyers across Texas for a complimentary case evaluation today. We care. We can help.


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