Bastrop, TX – Pedestrian Killed On Texas 71 Near Schaefer Boulevard
Bastrop, TX (March 25, 2019) – On Sunday evening, March 24, police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a pedestrian accident.
The accident occurred just before 9 p.m. when a 41-year-old man was attempting to cross the eastbound lanes of Texas 71. He was fatally struck by a vehicle on Texas 71 near Schaefer Boulevard. The victim, whose name has not yet been released, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation at this time. Our deepest condolences go out to the family of the victim killed in this crash.
Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
During 2016 alone more than 600 Texans died in pedestrian accidents. Families of those killed are often left to deal with overwhelming grief and financial burdens resulting from the incidents.
These families are often required to plan funerals and deal with endless expenses related to medical treatments subsequent to the accident. Fortunately, Texas wrongful death attorneys at the Benton Law Firm help families obtain full and fair compensation from negligent drivers to alleviate some of the financial burdens caused by the incident.
Our team of reputable Texas accident lawyers works aggressively to help families harmed by wrongdoers get the justice and compensation they deserve. We are dedicated to helping those grieving move forward without the financial complications as 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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