Houston, TX – Women Killed When Struck By Car Near Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX (April 11, 2019) – Just after 9 p.m. on April 10, Houston Police responded to the scene of a pedestrian accident in the 12100 block of Westheimer Road.
According to police, a woman was crossing the road when she was struck by a speeding red Dodge Challenger in the westbound lanes. The woman was thrown onto the back end of the car and carried several blocks before the driver stopped the vehicle.
The victim was confirmed deceased at the scene of the incident.
Our warmest sympathies go out to the family of the victim who lost her life in this incident. Our thoughts are with then at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Every year over 600 pedestrians will lose their lives in fatal collisions across Texas. Regardless of the number of laws implemented to protect those who travel by foot, we continue to see them harmed daily.
When pedestrians lose their lives in fatal collisions, they often leave behind grieving family members to suffer. In order to get justice for the loss of a loved one, surviving family members should contact a Texas wrongful death attorney as soon as possible.
Texas pedestrian accident attorneys at the Benton Law Firm work diligently to ensure surviving family members get the maximum amount of compensation available to help with lost wages, funeral expenses, and various other damages resulting from the incident. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to schedule a free case evaluation today.
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