Pleasant Grove, TX – Pedestrian Killed In Crash On Samuell Boulevard
Pleasant Grove, TX (April 9, 2019) – Around 4:10 a.m. on Tuesday, April 9, Dallas Police Department responded to the scene of a pedestrian incident.
The incident occurred in the 5800 block of Samuell Boulevard near North Jim Miller Road. According to police, a dark-colored compact car was traveling east along Samuell Boulevard when it made a turn and ran off the road. As the vehicle left the roadway, it struck a male pedestrian, who was standing in the grass. The driver stopped his vehicle briefly before fleeing the scene of the incident.
The victim was transported to an area hospital where he later succumbed as the result of his injuries.
Our warmest sympathies go out to the family of the man killed in this terrible incident.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Over 600 pedestrians are killed in motor vehicle accidents across our state each year. Those killed often leave behind families who are overwhelmed with pain and suffering and, quite often, unprepared to deal with the costs of funerals and burials for their loved ones taken away so unexpectedly.
When pedestrians are killed by impaired or reckless drivers, surviving family members can contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to get the justice and compensation they deserve. Unfortunately, legal claims cannot bring back the lives of those lost. However, they can help survivors to alleviate the costs of medical and funeral expenses related to the loss of their loved one.
As Texas personal injury attorneys, Benton Law Firm has helped many victims obtain full and fair compensation for their claims. The Benton Law Firm works diligently to ensure those harmed get justice for their loved ones. If your loved one died as the result of a negligent driver, contact our law firm at (214) 219-4878 to speak with a reputable and experienced pedestrian accident attorney in Texas about your claim as soon as possible.
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