Houston, TX – Pedestrian Killed In Hit-And-Run Accident On Intersection Of West Fuqua And Hillcroft Street
Houston, TX (March 20, 2019) – On March 20, around 12:30 a.m., police and first responders reported to the scene of a pedestrian accident in southwest Houston.
According to police, an unidentified male was crossing the street when he was struck by a vehicle. Authorities were able to locate vehicle parts at the scene of the crash but were unable to identify the vehicle involved.
A passerby spotted the victim’s body on the side of the road and contacted police immediately to notify them. An investigation of the crash is still underway.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of the man killed in this very tragic incident. Our thoughts are with them at this difficult time in their lives.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Over 600 individuals lost their lives in pedestrian accidents in Texas during 2016. When individuals lose their lives due to negligent and reckless drivers on the roadways, families are often left in devastation trying to figure out the circumstances surrounding these very tragic events.
Unfortunately, many families are left to grieve their losses without ever truly knowing the devastating circumstances that lead to their loved one having their life cut tragically short. Fatal pedestrian accidents force families to plan funerals and deal with thousands of dollars in medical expenses. Fortunately, Texas wrongful death attorneys at the Benton Law Firm can help families obtain compensation from at-fault drivers to alleviate some of the financial burdens they face as the result of losing their loved one.
Our team of experienced Texas accident lawyers is dedicated to helping those harmed by wrongdoers get the justice and compensation they deserve. Although we are unable to bring back those who have lost their lives so tragically, we can help those grieving move forward with a sense of financial stability as they deal with these overwhelming circumstances. Contact our law firm at (214) 219-4878 to schedule a free case evaluation so we can see what legal options are available for you.
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