• By: Hank Stout
  • Published: November 2018

Waller County Deputy Dies
HOUSTON (November 1, 2018)– A Waller County Sheriff’s deputy died in a crash during severe thunderstorms Wednesday night.

According the Sheriff’s Office, the 24-year-old female deputy was responding to a high water call. Around 9:45 p.m. she reported that her vehicle had rolled into high water and landed in a ditch where it was trapped.

(UPDATE – 11:17 am): Loren Vasquez 23-year-old female deputy was responding to a high water call. Around 9:45 p.m. she reported that her vehicle hydroplaned, rolled over and landed in a ditch where she was trapped.

Shortly after, police were dispatched to the crash site on FM 362 at Hoover. One deputy told dispatchers he had broken a window, but had difficulty opening the doors.

The deputy was taken to Memorial Hermann Cypress where she was later pronounced dead.  Authorities are waiting to release more information until the family is notified.

If you or a loved one were involved in a car accident, it is important to contact a legal expert to help you evaluate your options. Call (713) 987-7111 or to discuss your car accident injury case.

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Source: Houston Chronicle

About the Author

Hank Stout is a founding partner at Sutliff & Stout, Injury & Accident Law Firm. Hank earned his doctor of jurisprudence from South Texas College of Law and has been actively trying personal injury cases for over ten years. He was recognized by Thompson Reuters as a Rising Star from 2012-2014 and has been recognized as a Super Lawyer since 2014 (a distinction given to less than 1% of the lawyers in the state of Texas). He has earned a Superb rating by Avvo, and is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. To learn more, read Hank's full bio here.

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