San Antonio, TX (April 22, 2022) – One man has lost his life as a result of a head-on collision in the San Antonio area on Tuesday evening, April 19. At around 9:45 p.m., the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene of an auto accident on Loop 1604.

Reports provided by authorities show that a head-on crash between a red pickup truck and a black sedan occurred on Loop 1604 in the Area of Farm to Market Road 1346. The incident caused severe delays in the area.

The driver of the sedan, 77-year-old David Gerald Wagner, suffered fatal injuries in the accident. He was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The pickup truck driver was transported to Brooke Army Medical Center for the treatment of serious injuries.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the victim injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of David Gerald Wagner. Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Fatal Car Accidents in Texas

Every year, car accidents in the state of Texas claim the lives of more than 3,900 people. Crashes are often attributed to some form of negligence. We see far too many innocent parties lose their lives in accidents due to drivers who are distracted, impaired, or engaging in otherwise reckless actions while operating their vehicles. Losing a loved one in an accident can have a devastating impact on surviving family members.

After enduring the loss of a loved one, most families struggle to move forward. Overcoming the mental and emotional pain and suffering seem nearly impossible. Dealing with the financial burdens resulting from the accident can seem almost insulting.

Families should never be forced to cover towering financial burdens they face due to the negligence of another driver. If you have lost a loved one in a car accident, our San Antonio wrongful death attorneys can fight to make sure your family gets justice. Depending on the circumstances surrounding your loved one’s accident, you may be able to recover compensation to help alleviate some of the costs you face as you move forward after enduring the loss of a loved one.

San Antonio Wrongful Death Lawyers

The San Antonio car accident lawyers at Packard Law Firm understand how difficult it is for families to move forward after enduring the unexpected loss of a loved one. This drives our team to fight diligently when it comes to helping families get justice.

Our lawyers will take all of the legal work off of your hands, so you are able to be with your family throughout the grieving process. Our lawyers will put together the strongest legal case imaginable to ensure your family has the best chances of holding wrongdoers to account. Our team can meet with you to determine the most appropriate steps forward at your earliest convenience.

Contact our Texas personal injury law firm at your earliest convenience to meet with our team to see how we can help you. Call (210) 340-8877 to schedule a free, no-obligation case evaluation to get started today.

NoteOutside sources were used in the creation of these news posts. These sources can include local news reports, local police accident reports, Texas Highway Patrol accident reports, social media platforms, and at times, eyewitness accounts about accidents that are reported. We have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this accident so if you find any information that is not correct, please let us know right away so that we can correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available. The post can be removed by request. 

Disclaimer: We hope our readers will be reminded to slow down and use an abundance of caution when operating a motor vehicle to avoid being injured in a serious accident. This is not a solicitation for business. The information provided in this post does not constitute legal or medical advice. The photograph in this post was not taken at the accident scene.