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News: At least 1 person dead after hit-and-run truck crash near Dobbin

Posted on Sunday, November 7th, 2021 at 9:28 pm    

DOBBIN, TX (MONTGOMERY COUNTY) – At least one fatality was reported following a hit-and-run accident involving an 18-wheeler truck driver in Montgomery County on Friday night.

According to information from the Montgomery County Police Reporter, the crash occurred near Dobbin on eastbound Texas Highway 105 near S Mt. Mariah Road at about 7:30 p.m. The driver of an 18-wheeler truck carrying a lowboy trailer was making a left turn onto TX-105 when it was struck by the driver of a pickup truck. The 18-wheeler then continued without stopping to render aid.

Authorities pronounced at least one victim deceased following the collision.

Police are searching for the lowboy trailer and the suspect as they investigate the accident. They are asking those with information about the suspect, vehicle, or the accident to contact the Montgomery County District’s Attorney’s Office – Vehicular Crimes Division or the Department of Public Safety (DPS).

This blog post is part of a series that Kherkher Garcia provides for the benefit of our neighbors across the Houston area. It is meant to keep our community informed about recent motor vehicle accidents, and should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured because of another driver’s reckless behavior, we would like to hear from you at your earliest convenience. Contact us today, online or by calling (713) 231-5640, to speak with an experienced Houston truck accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.