Round Rock, TX – Three Injured In Train Crash Near AW Grimes Blvd on Hwy 79
Round Rock, TX (April 1, 2019) – On March 31, around 1 p.m., the Round Rock Fire Department responded to the scene of a train crash.
The incident occurred around 500 feet west of A.W. Grimes Boulevard along a stretch of Highway 79. According to reports, two construction trains crashed on an elevated section of track that was being worked on by crews from Union Pacific. Three people onboard the train were transported to an area hospital for treatment to injuries sustained in the crash.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims at this time. We send positive and healing thoughts as they start the road to recovery.
Train Crashes In Texas
The state of Texas ranks highest above all other states in train-related incidents. Each year, 245 trains collide, causing over 100 injuries and more than ten deaths for those involved. These accidents are often devastating and result in overwhelming pain and suffering for victims and their families.
When victims are injured in train accidents in Texas, they can contact a Texas accident injury attorney to file a legal claim against the at-fault party. Although these legal claims cannot take away the pain and suffering victims experience, they can help to provide compensation to help with lost wages, medical expenses, and various other damages sustained as a result of the incident.
Our Texas accident injury attorneys at the Benton Law Firm are truly dedicated to helping victims, and their families get the compensation and justice they deserve. For years, our firm has helped Texans collect millions of dollars in compensation for their claims. If you were injured, contact our Texas accident injury attorneys at (214) 219-4878 to schedule a free case evaluation as soon as possible.
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