Austin, TX – 2 Children Injured in ATV Accident on County Road 215
Austin, TX (April 28, 2019) On the afternoon of April 28th, an ATV accident happened on County Road 215 at about 1:00 p.m.
When the paramedics arrived, they found an 11-year-old and a 10-year-old seriously injured as a result of the crash. One of the children had to be airlifted by an emergency helicopter to the closest hospital for immediate treatment. The other child was transported by ground ambulance to the closest hospital.
Authorities are currently investigating to determine what led up to the serious accident.
Our thoughts are with both children and their families at this time as we hope for their full recoveries.
Child Injuries in Texas
Sadly, about 9,000 children lose their lives annually as a result of various injuries in the United States. Because children’s bodies are still developing, it’s easier for them to sustain injuries due to car accidents, defective products, sports injuries, and more. Depending on the type of injury and its severity, children can suffer physically, psychologically, mentally, and emotionally. The children’s injuries could also negatively affect the entire family, especially if current and future medical treatment get expensive.
It’s very important for parents to contact an experienced Texas personal injury lawyer for assistance with filing a personal injury claim.
Every parent wants to ensure the safety of their children, and it’s unfortunate when companies do not check their products and/or property before allowing access to children. At Benton Law Firm, our experienced attorneys have successfully helped parents pursue negligent parties after their children sustained injuries due to unsafe products and hazardous locations. If your child was harmed and you are looking for legal assistance, contact us today at 214-219-4878 for a free consultation.
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