An Accident That Could Have Been Avoided
The Law Offices of R. Bruce Tharpe and BruceTharpeLaw.com expresses its deepest condolences to the family and friends of TAYLOR COLE BRADLEY, who died tragically on November 16, 2017 in a senseless accident that did not have to happen.
According to accident reports and witness accounts, this tragic accident could have been prevented if not for the negligence of another driver. The reported facts are that a fatal head-on collision occurred when another vehicle was passing unsafely.
Wrongful death laws in Texas provide that surviving family members may recover damages if a loved one’s death is proximately caused by the negligence of another.
In this particular case, negligence issues may include:
- Excessive speed for the driving conditions;
- Exceeding the posted speed limit;
- Reckless driving;
- Unsafe passing;
- Failure to Yield the Right of Way.