Longview, TX – Harold Garrett Killed In Pedestrian Crash On Greet St
Longview, TX (April 29, 2019) – On April 23, Longview Police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a hit and run incident on Green Street.
The crash was reported around 10: 21 p.m. When police arrived at the scene, they found a male severally injured in the roadway. The male victim, later identified as 62-year-old Harold Garrett, was transported to an area hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. The incident remains under investigation at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Harold Garrett. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Every year, more than 600 pedestrians lose their lives in the streets of Texas. Sadly, over 50% of fatal pedestrian accidents across our state involve hit and run drivers who flee the scene without rendering help to those harmed.
When victims lose their lives in pedestrian accidents, surviving family members are often left emotionally and financially devastated. Not only do they have to deal with the overwhelming grief of losing a loved one in a horrific collision caused by a reckless driver, but they are left to deal with thousands of dollars in expenses related to medical and funeral bills.
When victims lose their lives due to negligent drivers, surviving family members should contact a Texas wrongful death attorney. The Benton Law Firm’s Texas pedestrian accident attorneys work diligently to help those harmed get the justice and compensation they deserved for their loved ones. Our firm is dedicated to helping victims and their families hold those at fault accountable for their actions. Contact us today at (214) 219-4878 to see what legal options are available for you.
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