Rusk County, TX – Johnny Ray Taylor Killed and Another Injured in Crash FM-95
Rusk County, TX (July 4, 2019) – A young man was killed and his passenger injured in a single vehicle collision on FM-95 on Monday, July 1st. The accident was reported by the Texas Department of Public Safety to have occurred at around 11:35 p.m.
The investigation found that 24-year-old Johnny Ray Taylor was driving a 2013 Ford Focus northwest on FM-95 when the vehicle left the roadway. The driver continued off the road until striking a tree on the driver’s side.
Taylor was pronounced dead at the scene and then transported to a funeral home in Henderson.
His 15-year-old passenger was taken to a medical facility in Tyler where she was in critical condition.
The cause of the crash is currently under investigation at this time.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim Johnny Ray Taylor at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and her family in hopes of a full recovery.
Single Car Crashes in Texas
In 2016, there were 245 deaths in the state of Texas resulting from fatal traffic accidents, and 1,304 were seriously injured.
These crashes can be very devastating for victims, greatly impacting their quality of life and ability to enjoy things they once did.
In some cases, victims can contact an experienced Texas car crash attorney in order to regain lost compensation resulting from their accident.
The Dallas personal injury lawyers at the Benton Law Firm believe that at-fault drivers should be brought to justice for their contribution to a dangerous accident.
If you or a loved one has been harmed in a similar accident, call us at (214) 771-9365 to discuss your claim today.
Note: The information included in this post was derived from secondary sources and has not been independently confirmed. Any inaccurate information will be corrected immediately after being brought to the site’s attention. If you identify any false information within this story, please inform us immediately so we can adjust the post to contain the most accurate information available surrounding this event.
Disclaimer: The intent of this post is to provide general information to our readers and to help improve the safety and quality of life of those who live in our state. At the Benton Law Firm, we intend to honor those who are victimized in accidents across Texas. We aim to provide up to date information to the public surrounding these incidents in hopes of helping others to avoid becoming victims themselves or to know how to respond should a tragedy occur. Do not rely on any information within this post. Instead, seek further assistance from a legal or medical professional whenever necessary.