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Complete Collin County, TX accident reports and news.


Accidents in Collin County are a major cause of property damage, injury, and death each year

In Collin County, statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration show that traffic crashes remain a primary public safety issue. Car, truck, bicycle, pedestrian, and motorcycle accidents are all a common occurrence, despite improvements in vehicle safety features, road design, bicycle and pedestrian corridors, and traffic signs.

When an accident happens in Collin County, it is important to do the following immediately:

  • Remain at the crash scene;
  • Check on the condition of all people involved in the crash;
  • Call the police;
  • Exchange information with other drivers;
  • Get contact information from witnesses;
  • Inform your insurance company;
  • Get appropriate medical treatment, and track the details;
  • Take photos of vehicle damage and injuries;
  • Consider hiring a personal injury attorney.

An injury attorney handles all the details so that you don't have to.

After a Collin County accident, there are many issues that need to be handled immediately. Dealing with doctors, repair shops, car rental companies, police, and insurance companies is overwhelming, especially when someone is seriously injured. At this point, many injured people choose to hire a personal injury attorney whose job it is to handle the details and paperwork so that you can focus on recovery.

What types of accidents and injuries does a Collin County personal injury lawyer help with?

When someone is seriously injured or killed in an accident, it is important to get help from an experienced personal injury attorney. A good accident lawyer works with injured folks to get financial compensation for accidents and injuries including:

Collin County car accidents;

Collin County pedestrian accidents;

Collin County motorcycle accidents;

Collin County commercial truck accidents;

Collin County drunk driving accidents;

Collin County wrongful death claims;

Collin County back injuries;

Collin County neck injuries;

Collin County head, brain, and concussion injuries;

Collin County fracture injuries.

Where to find legal assistance after a Collin County injury accident

After a serious crash, it is crucial to get help from an experienced injury lawyer in Collin County who understands the local regulations and legal standards, who knows how insurance policies work, and who can handle all aspects of an insurance claim so the injured person can focus on recovery. If someone is killed in a collision, a wrongful death attorney will launch a claim that will begin the process of financial recovery for the family members left behind. If you were injured in a wreck, learn more about how a car accident lawyer can help you now in Collin County.

 

Most recent accident reports

Datesort ascending Type Headline
Wed, 01/11/2017 Car Accident Dallas Cowboys rookie Ezekiel Elliott involved in car crash in Frisco, Texas
Sat, 12/31/2016 Aircraft Accident Gregory Barber, Tim Barber, and Robert Navar, 48, dead in mid-air plane collision near Aero Country Airport in McKinney, Texas
Fri, 12/23/2016 Car Accident SUV driver injured in fiery wrong-way crash with panel truck on U.S. 75 in Allen, Texas
Sat, 12/17/2016 Bicycle Accident Bicyclist Mahima Yadav, 32, killed in collision with vehicle at Dallas Parkway and Panther Creek Parkway in Frisco, Texas
Thu, 08/25/2016 Truck Accident 1 dead after car strikes concrete barrier, becomes lodged under semi on Sam Rayburn Tollway in Allen, Texas
Mon, 07/04/2016 Motorcycle Accident Motorcyclist Jesse Dillon Villarreal, 25, killed and Lenora Raqual Merritt, 45, arrested for alleged DUI crash on U.S. 75 in Plano, Texas
Sun, 06/05/2016 Car Accident Robert Crider, 57, and Anastacio Rosas, 28, killed in head-on crash on Highway 78 in Collin County, Texas
Thu, 03/31/2016 Car Accident Peter Hacking, 36, Ellie Bryant, 4, and Grayson Hacking, 22 months, killed in 2-vehicle crash on State Highways 205 and 78 in Wylie, Texas
Tue, 02/16/2016 Car Accident John Dee Paul killed in collision with cement truck on CR 210 in Anna, Texas
Wed, 01/20/2016 Other Type of Accident 2 people injured when fire truck crashes into Dairy Queen on East Audie Murphy Parkway in Farmersville, Texas
Sat, 01/16/2016 Car Accident Tyreana McMath, 12, Myaa Moore, 13, and Torneki McMath, 19, killed in car crash off side of President George Bush Turnpike in Plano,Texas
Sat, 01/09/2016 Car Accident Marjorie Straw, 82, and one person killed, and one child injured in wrong-way collision on FM 3364 in Collin County, Texas
Thu, 11/05/2015 Car Accident Kendall Brink, 3, killed and Anthony Brink, 28, and one other person seriously injured in two-vehicle broadside collision on President George Bush Turnpike in Plano, Texas
Mon, 10/12/2015 Car Accident 5 people injured in head-on crash on CR 596 in Collin County, Texas
Sat, 09/26/2015 Car Accident Thomas Aring, 64, killed and two people injured in multi-vehicle crash at Farm to Market Road 423 and Main Street in Frisco, Texas
Sun, 08/16/2015 Motorcycle Accident Javier Briones, 29, dies in high-speed motorcyle crash on Highway 281 near Josephine, Texas
Thu, 08/06/2015 Car Accident One person killed in SUV crash with tractor-trailer at Texas 78 and County Road 549 near Copeville, Collin County, Texas
Sun, 07/26/2015 Car Accident Alger Ben Baker III, 18, killed, and Daniel Payton Mushock, 18, injured in single-vehicle car wreck at Preston Road and Tennyson Parkway in Plano, Texas
Sat, 06/27/2015 Pedestrian Accident 7 injured, including children, when 88-year-old woman crashes SUV through Cici's pizza restaurant on North Highway 78 in Wylie, Texas
Fri, 02/27/2015 Car Accident Two people were sent to the hospital with minor injuries after a pileup involving more than a dozen vehicles on Highway 75 in Melissa, Texas