San Antonio, TX – Woman Killed By Train Near West Villaret & Gillette
San Antonio, TX (April 29, 2019) – Around 3:30 a.m. on Monday, April 29, San Antonio Police Department reported to the scene of a train-involved pedestrian accident near West Villaret and Gillette.
Officers arrived at the scene to find a woman fatally injured by a Union Pacific train on the tracks. The cause of the incident remains under investigation at this time. The name of the female victim has not yet been released.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost her life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
More than 600 people lose their lives in pedestrian crashes every year across our state. Sadly, these devastating incidents often have very negative consequences for victims and their families.
Families who lose a loved one in a fatal pedestrian accident should contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible. Surviving family members may be entitled to restitution to cover the costs of funeral expenses, burial arrangements, and various other financial burdens incurred from the accident.
Texas pedestrian accident attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have nearly two decades of combined experience helping accident victims and their families get the full and fair amount of compensation they deserve from those at fault. We firmly believe the best way to protect our communities is by holding wrongdoers accountable for their actions. Contact our Texas wrongful death attorneys at (214) 219-4878 to see what legal options are available for you.
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