Houston, TX – Child Injured In Pedestrian Accident On Receda Drive
Houston, TX (April 26, 2019) – On Friday, April 26, Houston police reported to the scene of a collision in the 1300 block of Receda Drive around 7:30 a.m.
According to reports, a child was struck by a motor vehicle at this location in the roadway. Police arrived to find a 7-year-old boy pinned underneath a car. The young boy and his older brother were on their way to school at Clear Lake City Elementary when he was struck by a car at the intersection.
Officers freed the child. He was transported to an area hospital for medical treatment.
Our thoughts are with the injured child and his family at this time.
Child Involved Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Every year, thousands of pedestrians are injured in motor vehicle accidents across Texas. Unfortunately, a lot of victims are children who are on their way to school or traveling to various destinations. Children who are injured in pedestrian accidents are more likely to sustain broken bones and traumatic brain injuries simply because of their small size.
When children are injured in pedestrian accidents, it is crucial for parents to contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Texas as soon as possible. Families may be able to collect compensation for lost wages, medical expenses, and various other damages.
Texas personal injury attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have extensive experience helping accident victims and their families get the justice and compensation they deserve. Our firm has helped numerous clients collect multi-million dollar settlements to cover damages incurred from their accidents. Contact us today at (214) 219-4878 to schedule a free case evaluation to see what options are available for you.
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