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Complete Denton County, TX accident reports and news.


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

In Denton 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 Denton 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 Denton 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 Denton 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:

Denton County car accidents;

Denton County pedestrian accidents;

Denton County motorcycle accidents;

Denton County commercial truck accidents;

Denton County drunk driving accidents;

Denton County wrongful death claims;

Denton County back injuries;

Denton County neck injuries;

Denton County head, brain, and concussion injuries;

Denton County fracture injuries.

Where to find legal assistance after a Denton County injury accident

After a serious crash, it is crucial to get help from an experienced injury lawyer in Denton 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 Denton County.

Accident Reports by city

Most recent accident reports

Datesort ascending Type Headline
Sun, 06/19/2016 Car Accident Jose Esdras Pemech Lorenzana, 30, killed and Nelson Paz charged after single-vehicle crash on Interstate 35E in Lewisville, Texas
Sat, 04/09/2016 Car Accident Emma Azuela de Shaffer, Emma "Tita" Shaffer, Ashli Morgan, and Lorelei Cotter killed in head-on collision on US-377 in Argyle, Texas
Tue, 04/05/2016 Drunk Driving Stephanie and Jeremy Byington, both 42, die when alleged drunk driver runs red light, striking their motorcycle in The Colony, Texas
Tue, 03/01/2016 Pedestrian Accident Gholamreza Sabzghabaei killed in I-35 crash on Lake Lewisville Bridge in Lewisville, Texas
Sat, 02/06/2016 Car Accident Leslie De Luna, 11, and Edgar Carlos De Luna, 8, killed, Juan Carlos De Luna, 4, injured, and Luis Bonilla charged in multi-vehicle collision at Highway 380 and Mayhill Road in Denton, Texas
Sun, 01/17/2016 Pedestrian Accident Corey West, 16, dies after being struck by Jeep on Loop 288 at McKinney Avenue in Denton, Texas
Wed, 01/06/2016 Pedestrian Accident 1 person hospitalized after vehicle crashes into Starbucks on Hebron Parkway in Lewisville, Texas
Wed, 09/09/2015 Pedestrian Accident 9-year-old-girl and boy hit by car while crossing South Valley Parkway in Lewisville, Texas
Sun, 07/26/2015 Car Accident Luis Aleman-Mendoza, 18, killed and two people injured in four-vehicle car wreck on Interstate 35E in Lewisville, Texas
Thu, 07/16/2015 Car Accident Driver killed when vehicle left road, struck tree, and rolled over on Farm-to-Market Road 2449 west of John Paine Road in Denton, Texas
Wed, 06/24/2015 Pedestrian Accident Disabled pedestrian struck in hit-and-run on Mills Road in Denton, Texas
Tue, 06/16/2015 Pedestrian Accident Army Veteran Michael Singleton, 32, killed by hit-and-run driver while crossing North Garden Ridge Boulevard in Lewisville, TX
Sun, 06/07/2015 Car Accident Woman killed and Ryland Brown, 5, seriously injured in car crash with driver Jorge Ochoa, 33, on Sherman Drive in Denton County, Texas
Tue, 05/19/2015 Other Type of Accident Woman hospitalized in critical condition after ATV collides with feral pig near Lloyd's Road in Little Elm, TX
Mon, 04/06/2015 Car Accident Julio Ledesma, 36, killed in building collapse at Argyle High School sport complex in Argyle, Texas
Wed, 03/18/2015 Car Accident Three teens injured after truck crashes into a house at Blair Oaks Drive and Merrell Lane in The Colony, Texas
Wed, 03/04/2015 Car Accident Paul Dering killed after 7-car pileup on icy Highway 380 in Little Elm, TX
Thu, 02/26/2015 Car Accident Suspected drunk driver arrested after leading police on a chase, ending in a car accident on I-35E in Lewisville, Texas
Wed, 02/25/2015 Car Accident Isaac Turnage, 24, driver of a stolen vehicle, dies after leading police on a chase, ending in an accident at Woodrow Lane and McKinney Street in Denton, Texas
Mon, 10/27/2014 Car Accident Kyle Tilley, 26, Flower Mound swim coach, killed, passenger Nicholas Bass, 25, injured in collision with Wahid Malik, 19, on Sam Rayburn Tollway, near Josey Lane overpass in The Colony, TX