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Victim identified in fatal South Side San Antonio collision

SAN ANTONIO, TX – Police in San Antonio have released the identity of the man killed after rear-ending a flatbed tow truck on the Southside Sunday evening.

According to KSAT, 58-year-old Julian Lira died when his 1999 Mercedes Benz crashed into the rear of 2019 Hino flatbed along I-35 near the exit Somerset Road at about 5:30 p.m.

Police believe Lira was traveling at a high rate of speed when the accident occurred and his vision may have been impaired due to the sunlight.

No other injuries were reported as a direct result of the crash.

This is the first fatal San Antonio truck accident and second fatal San Antonio car accident we have covered in 2021.

At Herrman and Herrman, we firmly believe in your right to compensation following a preventable collision in the San Antonio area. That is why our San Antonio car accident attorneys will fight to secure the maximum amount in compensation for your injuries. Contact our offices today to schedule a free review of your claim by a member of our premier legal team.