Baytown, TX – 5-Year-Old Boy Injured When Hit By Car On West Baker Rd
Baytown, TX (April 10, 2019) – On April 9th, after 12:00 p.m., Baytown police responded to a pedestrian accident in the 3500 block of West Baker Road.
According to police, a 5-year-old boy left his home through an unlocked door, without his parents’ knowledge. The child wandered out into the street, where he was struck by a Nissan Juke Sport being driven by a 20-year-old woman.
The child suffered head and neck injuries and was transported to Memorial Hermann by Life Flight.
We hope the young boy injured is able to get the medical treatment necessary to make a fast and full recovery from his injuries. Our thoughts are with the injured child and his family right now.
Pedestrian Incidents In Texas
Thousands of pedestrians are injured in auto accidents each year here in Texas. In addition to those injured, over 600 people end up dying as the result of injuries sustained.
The sad and unfortunate truth is that victims injured in pedestrian accidents often sustain serious injuries, like broken bones, that require extensive and costly medical treatment. To make matters even worse, parents of young children struck by motor vehicles often have to take off work to help their children throughout recovery. When victims are injured in pedestrian accidents, it is crucial for them to contact a Texas pedestrian accident attorney as soon as possible. They may be able to obtain compensation to help with lost wages and medical expenses.
Our knowledgeable Texas pedestrian accident attorneys from the Benton Law Firm work diligently to help those injured get the compensation and justice they deserve. For many years, our firm has helped victims get full and fair compensation for their claims. If you were injured in a pedestrian accident, contact our accident injury attorneys in Texas today at (214) 219-4878 to schedule a free case evaluation
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