Opal Baker Killed in Car Crash near US 77 at SH 89 near Sinton

Opal Baker Killed in Car Crash near US 77 at SH 89 near Sinton

Opal Baker Killed in Sinton Two-Vehicle Crash near US Highway 77 at State Highway 89

Sinton, Texas (May 9, 2021) – A woman was killed Friday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash just north of Sinton, according to the authorities.

The fatal crash happened around 4:45 p.m., May 7, near US Highway 77 and State Highway 89.

Authorities said a vehicle exited the highway and failed to stop at a stop sign, and was struck by a truck that was pulling a trailer.

Opal Baker, 71, of Emory, was killed in the crash.

No further details were provided.

The crash remains under investigation.

Common Causes of Automobile Accidents

While there are many causes of car accidents, the most common reasons of driver negligence include driver inattention; cell phone use; 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 while under the influence of alcohol or drugs,” Attorney Joel A. Gordon said. Mr. Gordon believes that an independent investigation is important. An Attorney will help obtain the crash report, secure accident photos, interview witnesses, and create a claim.

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