Houston, TX – Accident On Interstate 45 Leaves One Pedestrian Dead
Houston, TX (May 6, 2019) – On May 6, police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a pedestrian accident on Interstate 45 Gulf Freeway.
The incident occurred along Interstate 45 near Telephone Road. According to reports, a mal was attempting the cross the roadway when he was struck by a motor vehicle. The male was killed instantly in the collision and pronounced deceased at the scene by responding officers.
Police are working to determine the cause of the incident at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the man who lost his life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Across the country, we are seeing a major increase in the number of individuals who travel throughout cities by foot. Unfortunately, no matter how many laws and regulations are set in place to help those traveling by foot, they continue to be victimized by motor vehicles. More than 600 pedestrians lose their lives annually in motor vehicle accidents across Texas.
When pedestrians are killed in fatal collisions, it is crucial for surviving family members to contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible. Surviving family members may be able to obtain remuneration to cover funeral expenses and other costs incurred from pedestrian accidents.
For over two decades, Texas pedestrian accident attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped numerous victims collect multi-million dollar settlements from those at fault. Our aggressive and knowledgeable personal injury attorneys in Texas believe it is crucial for those harmed to hold those at-fault accountable for their actions. If your loved one died in a pedestrian accident caused by a negligent driver, contact our law firm at (214) 219-4878 to see what legal options are available for you.
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