On September 27, 2015 at approximately 2:30pm, a DeSoto teenager was killed and two others injured after a tire blow out flipped their vehicle over. The car was determined to have rolled several times before coming to a stop on I-20 near Van. The Department of Public Safety reports that 18-year old Chandlor Allen of DeSoto was pronounced dead after being transferred to Trinity Mother Frances the night of the accident. The driver, Kennan Clark II and fellow passenger Anferne Allen were injured; Allen is still in serious condition. It was also noted that Clark was the only one wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident. The Todd R. Durham Law Firm is keeping their family in our thoughts.
What to Do After a Car Accident
If you were involved in a car accident, you need to be prepared. Always make sure that you are not injured before moving. Call the authorities and seek immediate medical care if it is needed. If your car accident was the result of someone else’s negligence, you need to seek the assistance of an experienced attorney like Todd R. Durham. If you have lost a loved one in a car accident, you have rights. An attorney can assist you in bringing a wrongful death action for you and your family’s loss. While compensation cannot bring your loved one back, it can ease the financial sting of medical bills and lost income.
Call an Attorney Today
Seek out an attorney who has extensive experience in car accident and wrongful death suits. Call and schedule an appointment for an initial consultation. Most attorneys offer a brief meeting free of charge to discuss the facts of your case. A good attorney will listen intently and provide feedback on the best way to move forward in your case.