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Complete Ellis County, TX accident reports and news.


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

In Ellis 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 Ellis 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 Ellis 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.

Where to find legal assistance after an Ellis County injury accident

After a serious crash, it is crucial to get help from an experienced Mullen and Mullen Ellis County personal injury attorney 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 Mullen and Mullen Ellis County wrongful death lawyer will launch a claim that will begin the process of financial recovery for the family members left behind. Learn more here about what a Mullen and Mullen Ellis County accident lawyer can do to help.

Accident Reports by city

Most recent accident reports

Datesort ascending Type Headline
Wed, 07/06/2016 Aircraft Accident Jason Grogan and Erik Boyce killed in helicopter crash near Farm-to-Market Road 876 and Bell Branch Road in Ellis County, Texas
Thu, 04/21/2016 Car Accident 8 injured when small tour bus crashes on East Baylor Street in Ennis, Texas
Fri, 04/15/2016 Bus Accident Alejandro Camacho killed and three students minorly injured in crash involving school bus on Highway 34 in Ennis, Texas
Fri, 01/08/2016 Car Accident Garrett Blake Tolliver, 18, and one person dead after police chase ends in head-on crash on Highway 287 in Midlothian, Texas
Tue, 10/20/2015 Other Type of Accident At least one airlifted after industrial accident on North Jackson Street in Waxahachie, Texas
Wed, 09/30/2015 Car Accident Richard Catena, 57, killed in head-on crash with tractor trailer on FM 1446 in Ellis County, Texas
Fri, 05/22/2015 Car Accident James Mancilla, 19, Jose Mancilla, 21, and Ethan Woods, 19, killed and Hunter Manley, 19, injured in car crash at FM 644 and Batchler Road in Red Oak, Texas
Wed, 04/01/2015 Car Accident Head-on collision involving wrong-way driver and tractor-trailer injures two on Interstate 35E in Waxahachie, Texas
Thu, 10/23/2014 Truck Accident Man, 57, dead following an 18-wheeler wreck on the ramp from U.S. 67 to U.S. 287 in Midlothian, Texas
Tue, 09/02/2014 Bus Accident 12 injured when school bus carrying 20 children rolls over in Waxahachie, Texas
Thu, 04/17/2014 Car Accident Heather Phares, 22, an off-duty Midlothian Police Department officer, was critically injured, airlifted to hospital, after her pickup crashed into the back of a tractor-trailer on State Highway 287 Midlothian.
Tue, 03/25/2014 Motorcycle Accident David Myers, 56, a Dallas Police Department officer, killed, after his motorcycle fell off a wooden trestle on West Road in Waxahachie, and crashed into a dry creek bed.