Authorities released a video of a Texas Truck Accident showing how a truck plowed into a group of shoppers, at around 1:40 pm, Saturday afternoon, in a Target shopping center.
According to witnesses, they saw the truck, driven by 82 year old Vincente Martinez, driving at a fast rate of speed until he ran six people – and continued going. Martinez was later found out to be a diabetic and may have been suffering from a seizure during the accident.
Police say that 4 out of the 6 people were children below the age of 10. 1 of them, Savannah Deegear, a 7 year old girl, was unfortunately killed. The other victims were brought to a nearby hospital for medical attention.
The driver of the truck is to be charged with manslaughter in connection with the accident.
If you or someone you love has been involved in such a Texas Truck Accident, please give The Kane Law Firm a call. Our Texas Truck Accident Attorney will be there to provide the assistance that you may need.