Amarillo, TX – Juvenile Injured On Scooter At 7900 Block Of Mitcham Drive
Amarillo, TX (March 21, 2019) – On Wednesday, Amarillo Police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a scooter accident at the 7900 block of Mitcham Drive.
According to police, around 6:35 p.m. on March 20, a juvenile was riding a scooter in the road when they were struck by a 60-year-old male driving a 2008 Honda.
The child was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment to their injuries. We hope the child injured in this accident is able to make a fast and full recovery.
Scooter Accidents In Texas
In 2017, 57 individuals sustained fatal injuries in scooter accidents in Texas. Although this is typically a fun activity for children and teens, it can turn into a very dangerous situation once they enter out on roadways.
Unfortunately, a lot of motor vehicle drivers are unable to see individuals on scooters before it is too late. Collisions involving scooters and motor vehicles often result in serious and life-altering injuries for those involved. Fortunately, those injured in scooter accidents can contact a Texas scooter accident lawyer from the Benton Law Firm to obtain justice and compensation for their injuries.
Our skilled attorneys work diligently to help those injured hold wrongdoers accountable for their actions. Our proven track record demonstrates that we are dedicated to helping those injured get justice. Contact a Texas injury accident attorney from the Benton Law Firm at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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