Lauren Elrod died in an alleged drunk-driving car accident in Longview, Texas. Thomas Henkel was charged with intoxication manslaughter in connection with the accident. The unfortunate incident occurred on June 8, 2016. We would anticipate that this case may result in a wrongful death lawsuit, especially once the investigation is complete.
Amy Qualls died in a car accident in Longview, Texas. Another woman, Ellen Hicks, and a child were hurt in the car accident. The fatal and unfortunate accident took place on November 30, 2015. We would anticipate that this case may result in a wrongful death lawsuit, especially once it is determined who in fact was at fault.
Reports coming out of Longview, Texas state that Rachel Elizabeth DeLorme, 19, of Hallsville was involved in a fatal car accident. According to law enforcement, the accident occurred at about 12 PM on FM 2208 near Longview. Police reports state that the driver of a Ford F-150 pick-up truck, Phillip Lamar Martindale of Arp, was on the highway when a Hyundai Accent, driven by DeLorme, drove into oncoming traffic and hit the Ford. DeLorme died from the injuries she sustained in the accident while Martindale was taken to the hospital and is reported to be in stable condition.
Angie Neldine Smith of Longview, Texas was involved in a fatal single-vehicle accident. Law enforcement believes that the accident occurred at around 12:30 AM in the 1600 block of George Richey Road. Smith was driving a Chevy Trailblazer. Police believe that that the car veered off of the road and landed in the front yard of a home. The car hit a tree forcefully. Smith died from the injuries she sustained in the accident. The cause of the accident is unknown as of yet.
Reports coming out of Freestone County state Ian Spence, 21, and Megan Cook, 20, were killed in a car accident near Fairfield. Law enforcement reports that the accident happened at about 7 PM on FM 27. Spence, a young man from Mexia, was driving a Chevy Impala westbound. The car went over on the shoulder and the driver seems to have over-corrected. Because of this, the car slid into the eastbound lanes and was hit by a Jeep Cherokee. The driver and passenger of the Chevy were pronounced dead at the scene. The driver and passenger in the Jeep were taken to the hospital.