Grand Prairie Motorcycle Crash Results in One Fatality

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Last Wednesday, a traffic accident in Grand Prairie resulted in the death of one motorcycle rider. According to reports provided by the authorities, the traffic accident in question occurred at approximately 5:45 PM. The motorcycle rider was traveling south-bound on Lake Ridge when they were unable to maintain control of the vehicle and subsequently crashed into a rail.

Authorities arriving at the scene of the crash quickly assessed the situation and transported the motorcycle rider – a 60 year-old male – to a local hospital. Unfortunately, he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at the hospital.

While the accident remains under investigation, it is also important to note that no other vehicles were involved. The Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office has announced that they will release the name of the deceased rider.

Keeping Motorcycle Riders Safe

Rachel Montes and the team at Montes Law Group are working hard to help individuals who have been hurt in accidents that weren’t their fault. Motorcycle accidents and auto accidents can change your life in the blink of an eye. Let the team at Montes Law Group help you get the justice you deserve and the compensation you need to get your life back on track. 

Call the team today at 214-522-9401 for a FREE case consultation. 


Retired Mansfield Independent School District Superintendent Killed In Motorcycle Crash | Dallas, Texas Personal Injury Attorney Blog

Vernon Newsom (61) the recently retired superintendent for the Mansfield Independent Schooli District was kill in a motorcycle wreck near Geddes, South Dakota. According to police, Mr. Newsom were traveling down Highway 50 on their Honda Gold Wing three-wheel motorcycle known as a trike and attempting to pass a 2-ton grain truck just as the truck made a left turn. In an effort to avoid a collision, Mr. Newsom drove into a ditch and lost control of the motorcycle. Mr. Newsom’s wife Nadyne (62) was traveling as a passenger on the motorcycle, and she is reportedly in critical condition.

If you or a loved one has been seriously injured as a result of motorcycle accident or a wreck with a commercial vehicle, you should take steps to secure evidence immediately. The fact that the wreck takes place outside of the state of Texas does not mean that you should not hire attorney that is near you. Once the initial investigation is completed and usually with the assistance of expert accident reconstuctionists, it is not usually necessary to hire attorney that is located close to the site of the wreck. Decisions will be made by an attorney as to when a lawsuit should be filed, and where to file the lawsuit. While the county in which the wreck occurred may be a place where the lawsuit can be filed, frequently, there are better locations to file the lawsuit, often times in other states, that may greatly impact the outcome of the case. You need an attorney to conduct a thorough investigation of the wreck, and to help you make decisions about how to best proceed on your. Contact Rachel Montes or Tom Herald of Montes Herald Law Group, LLP. We are located in Las Colinas, Texas (centrally located in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex) and we handle 18 wheeler accidents across the State of Texas as well as across the United States. Call us at (214) 522-9401 for a free, no obligation consultation. Visit our website at for more information about our attorneys and the cases we handle.