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Three Dead in Airplane Crash Near Hobby Airport

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Three people were tragically killed after their airplane crashed into a car Thursday afternoon. The crash happened just after 1:00 p.m. in the 6800 block of Telephone Road, approximately three blocks north of William P. Hobby International Airport. The Cirrus single-engine SR-20 crashed in the parking lot of an Ace Hardware store crushing an employee's car. According to the Federal Aviation Administration, the aircraft was attempting to land at Hobby Airport. The plane was registered by Safe Aviation LLC in Moore, Oklahoma. The National Transportation Safety Board is in charge of the crash investigation.

The lawyers at Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Sorrels, Agosto & Friend have experience representing family members who have lost loved ones in aviation accidents. In fact, partner Benny Agosto, Jr. and associate attorney Kelly Flores recently filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Houston Light Sport Aviation, LLC in the 434th Judicial District Court of Fort Bend County. The Decedent in that lawsuit was working as a flight instructor for Houston Light Sport Aviation, LLC, aboard a Tecnam P92 Echo Super. The aircraft crashed shortly after takeoff inside Houston Southwest Airport. Agosto and Flores represent the Estate and wife of the Decedent. Allegations against the company include failing to properly inspect, maintain, and/or repair the airplane and its equipment.

If you or a loved one has experienced personal injury or death in an aviation incident, contact that experienced attorneys at Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Sorrels, Agosto & Friend for a free consultation.

Benny Agosto, Jr. is a partner at Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Sorrels, Agosto & Friend in Houston, Texas. For over 65 years, Abraham Watkins has successfully represented injured people and families who fall victim to catastrophes. Our attorneys have the knowledge, experience and resources necessary to obtain just compensation their clients. For more information, please contact the office of Benny Agosto, Jr. at Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Sorrels, Agosto & Friend, by letter at 800 Commerce Street, Houston, Texas 77002, or by phone at (713) 222-7211.

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