New Braunfels, TX – Man Killed By Car On I-35 In Early Morning Pedestrian Accident
New Braunfels, TX (March 20, 2019) – On Wednesday, around 1:15 a.m., police and emergency crews responded to the scene of an accident on the New Braunfels freeway. The accident involved a man pushing a shopping cart.
According to police, an unidentified man was pushing a shopping cart in the 2100 block of Interstate 35 southbound when an SUV struck him on the roadway. According to the driver of the SUV, the man was walking down the roadway in dark clothing, so he was unable to see him before the collision.
The 19-year-old driver of the SUV was uninjured in the accident.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of the man who lost his life in this tragic accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety, over 600 victims lost their lives in pedestrian accidents across Texas during 2015. Another 3,500 individuals suffered serious and life-threatening injuries. These devastating accidents leave victims and their families to suffer extensively.
Although compensation cannot replace the lives of those lost, surviving family members can contact a Texas wrongful death lawyer to help file a claim to collect money to offset some of the financial burdens they face from fatal pedestrian accidents. Families can obtain compensation for medical and funeral expenses, lost wages, and various other damages.
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