Lexus Crash Severely Injures Driver
Just before midnight on Wednesday, January 3rd, the adult male driver of a beautiful late model Lexus convertible smashed into the rear end of an 18-wheeler stopped on the shoulder of the westbound lanes of Highway 90 at Carolina, in Katy. The impact of the collision entirely crushed the front end of the Lexus, and the severely injured driver was Life Flighted to an area hospital in critical condition. It is hoped, but presently unclear whether the victim will survive his injuries. The highway was closed for several hours to allow first responders to extricate the victim and for Katy police to then investigate the crash and clear the wreckage. The driver of the 18-wheeler was not hurt and fully cooperative, and he did not receive a citation. Investigation continues as to the cause of the mishap.
Accidents will happen, though we hope one never happens to you. However, if you are involved in an accident, timing is everything. As time goes by, evidence is lost. It is important to call an attorney as soon as possible.