Reeves County, TX — A tragic crash was responsible for the death of Wajma Popal, 44, of The Colony, Texas. According to reports, a commercial truck, driven by Esteban Padilla-Mena, 57, from Whittier, California, was traveling east along IH-10 when it crossed the center median and entered the ms Popal’s lane. The truck struck Ms. Popal head-on before striking another semi-truck.
Crashes like this are typically avoidable and there is no reason accidents like this should happen. It’s important to investigate to find out what caused this crash. Factors such as driver inattention, driver fatigue, drug or alcohol intoxication are common in these senseless accidents. A trucking accident attorney will be able to get concrete answers and fight for justice.