Family Plans Lawsuit After Nasty Wreck

Driver pinned in January wreck remains in the hospital.

The family of a man seriously injured in an accident with an 18-wheeler say they will sue the company's owner.

Cristian Benitez suffered critical injuries after being trapped in his car after the crash on I-35E on January 30.

Benitez' family claims the driver of the big rig suddenly changed lanes crushing the victim's car.

In addition, they say the driver of the rock hauler did not have a valid driver's license.

Details of the lawsuit are expected to be announced on Tuesday.

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