Tyler, TX – Bridget Lee Scott Injured In Pedestrian Crash On FM 2767
Tyler, TX (April 30, 2019) – On April 28, the Texas Department of Public Safety responded to the scene of a pedestrian crash along FM 2767 and SH-31 in Gregg County.
The incident occurred just before 8:30 p.m. Officers investigating the incident report that the female pedestrian, who was later identified as 38-year-old Bridget Lee Scott, was walking across FM 2767 when she was struck by a white pickup truck traveling north along the roadway.
Scott was injured in the collision and transported to Trinity Mother Francis Hospital in critical condition.
Our thoughts are with the injured Ms. Scott and her family at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Over 600 pedestrians are killed in Texas annually while thousands more are left seriously injured. Sustaining injuries, like traumatic brain injuries or spinal cord injuries, can have a major impact on the lives of victims and their families.
Not only are victims left to deal with overwhelming pain and suffering, but they are forced to pay thousands of dollars for the medical treatment necessary to tend to injuries sustained in collisions. When victims are injured in pedestrian accidents caused by negligent or reckless drivers, they should contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
The Benton Law Firm’s Texas accident injury attorneys have over 20-years of combined experience helping victims obtain remuneration to cover the costs for medical treatment and lost wages incurred from their incidents. Contact our law firm today at (214) 219-4878 if you were injured in a pedestrian and need legal assistance for your claim.
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