On June 6, 2021, a Texas man was driving his motorcycle when he was hit by a Ford F150 pickup truck. Mark Barnes was reportedly driving his motorcycle eastbound on Gorman Ave. in Waco, Texas, approaching the intersection at N. 30th Street. Mr. Barnes proceeded through the intersection; at which time he was hit by a Ford F150 at a high rate of speed. Following the incident, Mr. Barnes was transported to Baylor Scott and White Medical Center in College Station, Texas, where he passed away not long after his arrival.
Accidents like this one are all too common in Texas, with over 500 people being killed in motorcycle accidents annually. The road is a very dangerous place for motorcyclists, as accidents involving motorcycles frequently involve catastrophic injuries or even death.
If you or a loved one has been injured or killed under the same or similar circumstances, call the law firm of Abraham Watkins today. It is imperative that you find a law firm to manage your claim as soon as possible following an injury or death of a family member. Further, it is important to find a skilled law firm with experience handling these cases to ensure that the responsible parties are held fully accountable.
The law firm of Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Agosto, Aziz, & Stogner is the longest standing personal injury firm in Texas, and our attorneys are standing by to assist with your claim. Call us today at 713-396-3964 or 1-800-594-4884 for your free consultation.