San Antonio, TX – 1 killed and 4 Injured in Fatal Vehicle Crash on East Pyron Avenue
San Antonio, TX (April 14, 2019) On the evening of April 13th, a fatal vehicle crash happened on East Pyron Avenue at around 10:15 p.m. Reports reveal that a vehicle heading east on Padre Drive somehow lost control, ended up over a curb, struck a light pole, hit a bridge, and smashed into a tree.
Emergency crews immediately made their way to the scene and found five occupants injured. The driver and three of the passengers suffered from unspecified injuries and were taken to San Antonio Military Medical Center. Unfortunately, the front seat passenger was fatally injured shortly after the crash.
Authorities are investigating what caused the driver to lose control of the vehicle.
We are sorry to hear about the death of one of the passengers, and we hope the four injured victims fully recover.
Vehicle Accidents in Texas
In 2009, national car accident statistics indicate that 61 percent of all fatal collisions were single-vehicle accidents. Single-vehicle accidents can be caused my hazardous roads, which includes large objects and cracks. Other causes could be mechanical issues, such as faulty brakes, gas leakage, and flat tires. Lastly, bad weather can cause roads to get slippery, resulting in dangerous crashes.
For families who have lost loved ones in vehicle accidents, it’s vital to seek help from an experienced Texas wrongful death attorney, which is what Benton Law Firm offers. Our attorneys have the knowledge to help families obtain maximum indemnity for all damages. If you lost someone you love, contact us today for a free consultation at 214-219-4878.
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