Fatal Crash Caused by Tire Blowout
The cause of a deadly auto accident on August 7th has been determined. Officials say that the back left tire blew out, causing the driver to lose control of the car and crash into a tree. The car was driving on Interstate 20 when the crash occurred.
Three people were killed, the driver suffered only minor injuries, and another passenger was unhurt. The victims are Michael Sanches, age 20, Ruban Vargas, age 18, and Emilio Banda-Hernandez.
Tire blowouts sometimes happen as a result of a defective tire. If this is the case, it is imperative that the victims contact a personal injury attorney as soon as possible. They may be able to recoup damages for injuries, lost wage, or funeral costs for family members.