Porter, TX – A pickup truck crossed several lanes and hit an SUV head on on FM 1314 in Porter, Texas.
According to the Montgomery County Police Reporter, a driver of a Chevrolet pick up truck was traveling southbound on FM 1314 when it veered across the northbound travel lanes and collided head on with a Chevrolet SUV. The driver of the pick up truck was transported to Kingwood Hospital for injuries. The occupants of the SUV, a female driver and a child in the backseat, were also taken to Kingwood Hospital with injuries.
The accident happened at in Porter, Texas.
What Are The Common Causes Of Head On Auto Crashes?
A head-on collision in an automobile is terrifying for everyone involved. These types of accidents typically happen on rural roads where drivers are traveling at high speeds. They can happen without warning and are often difficult to avoid because of how quickly it happens.
A head-on collision typically results in serious injuries, and sometimes death, simply because of the weight and force of the vehicles. These accidents are often caused by the negligence of one of the drivers involved. Common causes of head-on collisions include:
- Driving under the influence
- Falling asleep behind the wheel
- Driving while distracted (texting, adjusting the radio, etc.)
- Disregarding traffic signs and markings
- Poor driving technique while trying to pass a vehicle
- Failing to adjust to weather conditions
- Medical issues
HRSLawyers.com posts these articles to keep the Greater Houston community informed about traffic accidents and other news. These blog posts are not intended to give legal advice. However, if you or a loved one has been involved in a similar accident and need help from an experienced personal injury lawyer, contact the Porter, TX Personal Injury Lawyers at Hernandez Redden Sunosky, LLP. Call 713.981.4100. Our lawyers can help you find answers and obtain monetary compensation for any lost wages, medical bills, and pain and suffering.
Categories: Auto Accident; Head On Collision; Personal Injuries