Austin, TX – 5-Year-Old Succumbed To Injuries From Teri Rd. Accident
Austin, TX (April 2, 2019) – On March 21, Austin Police Department responded to the scene of a collision near Teri Road and Palo Blanco Lane.
The incident occurred around 7:30 a.m. when a brown Toyota Venza was struck on the left side by a blue Dodge Ram. All occupants in the Ram fled the scene of the incident by foot. All occupants of the Venza were transported to Dell Children’s Medical Center for treatment.
One child involved in the collision, 5-year-old Illianna Martinez passed away on Saturday, March 30, as the result of her injuries.
Our sincerest sympathies go out to the Martinez family as they deal with this very tragic loss. We hope those injured are able to recover fully from their injuries.
Fatal Collisions In Texas
Each year, over 3,700 victims lose their lives in car accidents in Texas. Sadly, some of the victims are children. Dealing with the loss of a child in one of these tragic incidents is often overwhelming for families.
In cases where children lose their lives in tragic accidents, grieving parents are able to contact a Texas wrongful death attorney to file a lawsuit against the at-fault parties. Although these lawsuits cannot bring back those tragically taken away from us, they can help to provide some justice and compensation for grieving families.
The Texas car accident attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped numerous families get justice and compensation for the loss of their loved ones. We have helped grieving parents and accident victims collect millions of dollars for their cases from those who harmed them. If your loved one lost their life in an accident caused by a negligent or reckless driver, call (214) 219-4878 to schedule a free case evaluation with one of our reputable accident injury attorneys in Texas as soon as possible.
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