1 Killed, 1 Injured in Wrong-Way Crash on Highway 151 in San Antonio

1 Killed, 1 Injured in Wrong-Way Crash on Highway 151 in San Antonio

Driver Killed, Another Seriously Injured in San Antonio Crash on Highway 151

San Antonio, Texas (July 10, 2022) – A driver was killed and another was seriously injured in a wrong-way crash early Sunday morning in San Antonio, according to the San Antonio Police Department.

The deadly crash happened at about 2:00 a.m. on Highway 151 South on the city’s far West Side.

Police said a Dodge Nitro was heading southbound in the northbound lanes of Highway 151 South when it collided head-on with a Cadillac XTS that was heading northbound.

The driver of the Dodge Nitro died at the scene.

The driver of the Cadillac XTS was taken to University Hospital with major injuries. Authorities said the driver was in stable condition.

Further details regarding the crash were not immediately provided.

An investigation is underway.

Common Causes of Automobile Accidents

There are many different reasons why automobile, pedestrian, 18-wheeler, and motorcycle accidents occur, including driver negligence, driver inattention, texting and driving, speeding, fatigue, failure to yield the right of way from a stop sign or private drive, running a red light, and driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. While the factors listed above are the main causes of most accidents, there may also be other factors involved, which is why it’s important that an investigation be conducted before evidence disappears, especially in cases involving a fatality.  At Joel A. Gordon & Associates, we will act quickly to secure accident scene photos, interview witnesses, obtain police records, and secure other valuable evidence needed to win your case.  Call now for a free consultation.

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