Webster Parish, LA – Joshua Montgomery Loses Life in Car Crash on Dorcheat Rd near Allen Dr
Webster Parish, LA (July 19, 2021) – A motor vehicle accident reported in Webster Parish claimed one man’s life on Sunday afternoon. At approximately 2 p.m., on July 19, emergency crews responded to the scene of an accident on Dorcheat Road.
Reports from local law enforcement show that 24-year-old Darien Moore was driving a 2008 Pontiac G6 south on Dorcheat Road when the vehicle exited the roadway and crashed into a utility pole and a tree just south of Allen Drive.
A passenger in the vehicle, 27-year-old Joshua Montgomery, of Plain Dealing, sustained fatal injuries and died at the scene. Moore was transported to a local hospital for further care.
At this time, investigations surrounding the cause of the crash are underway with the Louisiana State Police.
Our thoughts are with the victim injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Joshua Montgomery. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Car Accidents in Louisiana
Every year, more than 655 people lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents across the state of Louisiana. Although we like to believe that other motorists have our best interest in mind, this is far from true. We can be proactive in ensuring the safety of others sharing the road but there is no way to ensure other motorists provide us with the same care and consideration. As a result, many people end up injured or lose their lives in accidents due to the negligence of others.
Not only are families forced to deal with the mental and emotional pain and suffering of losing a loved one, but they often face overwhelming financial burdens from funeral costs, burial expenses, and the loss of income. When victims are fatally injured in accidents, due to the negligent or reckless actions of others, their family should reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Louisiana as soon as possible. Families may have an array of legal options available to help them recover. It is important that you have a team by your side that is committed to guiding and assisting you every step of the way.
Smiley Law Firm’s car accident attorneys in Louisiana truly care about the well-being of our clients. When families lose loved ones in accidents, we strive to provide them with the best chances of holding wrongdoers accountable and getting the justice they deserve. We understand the challenges that families face after losing loved ones in crashes. For this reason, we work diligently to ensure they are able to maximize their recoveries and get the justice they deserve. If your loved one has lost their life as a result of a truck accident, reach out to our personal injury attorneys in Louisiana at your earliest convenience. By calling our team at 504-688-3494 or 504-822-2222, we can schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience to explore the legal options available to you.
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