Dallas, TX – One Killed In Pedestrian Crash On West Kiest Boulevard
Dallas, TX (May 1, 2019) – Around 1 a.m. on Tuesday, April 30, Police and emergency crews received a call that a pedestrian was located in the roadway in the 300 block of West Kiest Boulevard.
Witnesses told police that they noticed a man rolling around in the street when he was struck by a vehicle. The vehicle fled the scene of the incident without stopping.
Responding officers pronounced the pedestrian deceased at the scene of the incident. The crash remains under investigation at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost his or her life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Being involved in a motor vehicle accident is often devastating. Those involved in pedestrian accidents are far more likely to sustain catastrophic or fatal injuries. Sadly, over 600 pedestrians lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents annually across our state.
These incidents often leave families behind to grieve the devastating loss of their loved one. Learning that their loved one lost their life due to the negligent or reckless acts of another person just makes the situation even more difficult to bear. In some cases, surviving family members can contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to get justice for their loved one.
Although it is never an easy decision to file a lawsuit against those at-fault, Texas pedestrian accident attorneys at the Benton Law Firm believe those harmed deserve to recover from the loss of their loved ones. Our attorneys work aggressively to ensure families are fully compensated for lost wages, funeral arrangements, and various other damages. Contact our reputable and knowledgeable personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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