The Colony, TX – Boy On Bike Struck By Car At N Colony Blvd & Paige Rd
The Colony, TX (April 9, 2019) – On Saturday, April 6, around 2 p.m., police responded to the scene of a bicycle collision.
According to police, 22-year-old Nels Henry Hogberg struck a boy on his bicycle near a crosswalk at North Colony Boulevard and Paige Road. The 13-year-old boy was injured in the collision and transported to an area hospital for treatment to injuries sustained.
Hogberg was arrested for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon for this collision.
We hope the boy injured can get the medical treatment necessary to make a full recovery.
Bicycle Accident In Texas
Bicycle accidents happen often around Texas. Between 2007 and 2012, statistics show that over 12,100 victims were injured on bicycles struck by motor vehicles in our state. Sadly, close to 300 victims lost their lives as a result of injuries sustained.
Victims injured in bicycle accidents in Texas often sustain serious and life-changing injuries. It is all too common for victims to suffer from broken bones and even traumatic brain injuries. The possibility of serious injuries is greatly increased when the victims are young children. In cases where children are injured in bicycle accidents caused by reckless or impaired drivers, victims, and their families can contact a bicycle accident attorney in Texas to file a legal claim against the at-fault driver.
Our Texas personal injury attorneys from the Benton Law Firm have helped numerous victims, and their families get full and fair compensation for medical expenses, lost wages, pain, and suffering, and various other damages incurred as the result of the collision. If you were injured in a bicycle accident, by no fault of your own, contact our law firm at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help get you the justice and compensation you deserve.
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