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Car accident claims the lives of two Texas teenagers

Whether a life is lost due to a drunk driving accident or dangerous road conditions, it's troubling to read about another fatal wreck that could have been prevented. Unfortunately, it is not always possible for responsible drivers in Houston and across the state to avoid these catastrophic scenarios. As a result, drivers should be vigilant of how tragic an auto accident can be and remember the risks every time they get behind the wheel.

Although two teenagers had their seat belts on, they were unable to survive a two-vehicle wreck that occurred in Cedar Park. According to law enforcement officials, the deceased were both students at Vista Ridge High School.

The incident also involved two other passengers, who were in one of the cars. Both of them were hospitalized due to their significant injuries. The crash, which is still being investigated by authorities, caused one of the vehicles to roll over and land on top of the other car. In order to provide support for fellow students, the school district scheduled extra counselors to help those struggling with this loss.

There are a number of reasons why deadly accidents continue to take place. Some fatalities are caused by the negligence of another while some are not. Regardless of the details that surround an incident, it can be extremely difficult for families to deal with the emotional pain they experience following the loss of a loved one. Furthermore, these wrecks can lead to significant medical and funeral expenses. Anyone who is struggling with the outcome of a fatal car accident could find it helpful to speak with a legal professional.

Source:, "Two Vista Ridge students dead after Friday night crash," Jan. 10, 2014

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