Loree Jackson of Graham and Michael Hood of Bridgeport Killed in Texas 114 Wreck Outside of Olney

Loree Jackson and Michael Hood were killed in a head-on collision Wednesday, October 16, 2013, just after 6 a.m. on Texas Highway 114. According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, the accident occurred when the pickup truck driven by Hood, 44, crossed the highway’s center line and struck the pickup driven by Jackson, 46, head-on. Both motorists were killed on impact, according to state police. Legal information about this crash can be emailed here.

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Legal Commentary

While tragic, head-on collisions happen quite frequently. In this situation, it would be in the best interest for the family of Ms. Jackson to pursue a civil claim against the family of Mr. Hood and his insurance company. Although no amount of compensation will bring Ms. Jackson back, a reward settlement will help her mourning loved ones by ensuring they do not have to pay out-of-pocket for medical expenses and final expenses. A civil claim will filed by an experienced wrongful death attorney will enable the family of the victim to concentrate on mourning their loss and finding closure by eliminating stress in regards to medical and funeral bills.

From a civil standpoint, our firm has represented numerous families who are the victims of wrongful death accidents. Further questions can be directed to the Fears | Nachawati Law Firm by clicking here, or by calling our office at 1.866.705.7584.


About the Author

Majed Nachawati is a preeminent wrongful death lawyer with a focus on representing victims and families involved in wrongful death lawsuits, automobile accidents, personal injury accidents, work place accidents, and product liability claims throughout the state of Texas. Mr. Nachawati has resolved numerous wrongful death and automobile accident cases through trial and settlement that have resulted in seven and eight figure confidential settlements. He is on the Grievance Committee for the State Bar of Texas. He is licensed to practice before the Supreme Court of Texas and Arkansas, and is licensed in the Northern, Southern, and Eastern Districts of Texas. Mr. Nachawati is a member of the Board of Directors of the Texas Trial Lawyers Association, the Board of Directors for Public Justice, a Leader’s Forum and PAC member of the American Association for Justice. Mr. Nachawati has been recognized as a Super Lawyer in Texas Monthly Magazine for the past four consecutive years for legal excellence, in connection with automobile accidents and personal injury cases. Mr. Nachawati is also a member of The Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Mr. Nachawati can be reached by email or by calling 1.866.705.7584.


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