A fatal crash involving a dump truck and Toyota Rav 4 is being investigated by the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office.
About the Deadly Bexar County Dump Truck Accident
According to MySA, the fatal crash occurred on Wednesday morning along Highway 90 near Highway 211.
Officials say a woman was traveling westbound on Highway 90 when she rear-ended a dump truck that was turning onto Highway 90 from the Pioneer Estates Subdivision. The impact of the crash caused the driver of the Toyota to be ejected from her vehicle.
The woman driver of the Toyota was pronounced dead shortly after the crash. Her name and age have not been released.
Several lanes of Highway 90 were shut down while crews investigated and cleared the scene.
Texas Car Accident Statistics
The following information was provided by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT):
- 3,623 people were killed in car accidents in Texas in 2019, a .09% decrease from 2018.
- 735 people were killed in crashes that occurred at or in relation to an intersection.
- 597 people were killed in head-on collisions.
- An additional 256,797 people were injured in car crashes in Texas with 15,855 people suffering serious injuries.
- Based on reportable data for 2019:
- 1 person was killed in a crash in Texas every 2 hours 25 minutes.
- 1 person was injured every 2 minutes 3 seconds.
- A reportable crash occurred every 56 seconds.
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