New Braunfels, TX – Highway 337 Drunk Driver Accident Leaves 1 Injured
New Braunfels, TX (May 6, 2019) – On Saturday, May 4, police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a car accident on Highway 337.
The incident occurred around 10:40 p.m. According to reports, a driver in a pickup truck was travelling north along Highway 337 when he crossed into the southbound lanes. The truck slammed into a car, which had two occupants inside.
One woman inside the car was seriously injured. The woman was flown to SAMMC in critical condition where she remains.
The driver of the pickup truck was arrested at the scene and charged with intoxication assault.
Our thoughts are with the injured woman and her family at this time.
Drunk Driving Accidents In Texas
Every year, more than 270,000 people are injured in Texas car accidents. Unfortunately, over half of these incidents are caused by drunk or impaired drivers.
When victims are injured in collisions caused by drunk drivers, they are often forced to undergo surgeries and other extensive medical treatments. In some cases, victims have to take off extended time from work and go through months of therapy. Victims injured in car accidents caused by impaired drivers should contact a Texas car accident attorney as soon as possible.
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