Dallas, TX – Pedestrian Killed After Struck By Truck On Interstate 45
Dallas, TX (April 10, 2019) – On April 9th, just before midnight, Dallas Police Department responded to the scene of an accident on Interstate 45.
The incident occurred along the interstate near Lamar Street. According to police, a person was in the roadway for reasons unknown when they were struck by a truck. The truck driver stopped and called for help. Unfortunately, the pedestrian succumbed to their injuries and passed away.
Our genuine sympathies go out to the family of the pedestrian killed in this very tragic incident. Our thoughts are with them at this difficult time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Over 600 innocent pedestrians lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents every year in Texas. No matter how many laws are enacted to keep pedestrians safe when walking near our roadways, we are still seeing far too many of them injured or killed by reckless and negligent drivers.
In situations where pedestrians lose their lives in accidents caused by drivers who are not paying attention behind the wheel, surviving family members can contact a Texas wrongful death attorney to file a lawsuit against those at fault. These lawsuits can help grieving families cover the cost of medical and funeral expenses incurred from these accidents.
Our Texas car accident attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have several years of experience helping accident victims across our state collect millions of dollars for settlements and their claims. Our ability to handle claims both compassionately and aggressively has earned us an exceptional reputation for helping those harmed to get justice. Contents are law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to speak with a reputable pedestrian accident attorney in Texas about your case.
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