Nacogdoches, TX – Woman Injured In Pedestrian Accident On Highway 69 South
Nacogdoches, TX (March 29, 2019) – Just after 8:50 p.m. on Thursday, March 28, Lufkin Police Department responded to the scene of a pedestrian accident.
The incident occurred in the parking lot of the Family Dollar store located on Highway 69 South. According to police, a vehicle struck a woman and dragged her several feet across the parking lot. The woman suffered serious injuries in the incident and was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment. The driver of the truck fled from the scene, leading police on a high-speed chase which ended in a crash. The driver of the vehicle sustained serious injuries and was life-flighted from the scene of the crash.
We hope those injured in this incident are able to make a fast and full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Each year, over 600 pedestrians are injured in accidents across Texas while thousands of others are injured. Unfortunately, those involved in pedestrian accidents often sustain serious and life-threatening injuries.
When victims are injured in pedestrian accidents, they often acquire thousands of dollars in medical bills to treat injuries sustained in their accidents. Furthermore, victims are burdened by lost wages after being forced to take time off work to recover.
Victims injured by negligent or reckless drivers can contact Texas accident injury attorneys to help them get the compensation they need to cover financial burdens subsequent to their accidents. Our skilled and reputable Texas pedestrian accident attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped Texans recover millions of dollars in compensation for their claims. If you were injured, call us now at (214) 219-4878. Schedule a free consultation at your earliest convenience to discuss your legal options with a knowledgeable personal injury attorney in Texas.
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