Carlos Ibarbo-Flores Killed in Semi-Truck Crash at FM 2589 and US 87 in Moore County – Houston Personal Injury Lawyer

Carlos Ibarbo-Flores killed in two-vehicle crash in Moore County at FM 2589 and US 87

Moore County, Texas (August 15, 2022) – According to the Texas DPS, one person was killed and another was injured early Monday morning in a two-vehicle crash in Moore County.

The fatal crash happened around 12:15 a.m. at the intersection of FM 2589 and US 87.

DPS said Carlos Ibarbo-Flores, 61, was driving a northbound Mazda on FM 2589 and approached the intersection while a semi-truck was traveling eastbound on US 87.

Flores ran the stop sign at the intersection and pulled into the path of a semi-truck. The tractor-trailer struck the Mazda and came to rest on its wheels in the northbound ditch on US 87.

Carlos was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the semi-trailer was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

The accident is still under investigation.

Common causes of automobile accidents

There are many different reasons why automobile, 18-wheeler and motorcycle accidents occur, including driver negligence, driver inattention, texting and driving, speeding, fatigue , failing to obey the right of way at a stop sign or private route, running a red light, and driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. Although the factors listed above are the main causes of most accidents, other factors can also be involved, which is why it is important that an investigation is carried out before the evidence disappears, especially in cases involving death. At Joel A. Gordon & Associates, we will act quickly to obtain accident scene photos, interview witnesses, obtain police records and obtain other valuable evidence needed to win your case. Call now for a free consultation.

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