Longview, TX – Pedestrian Injured In Crash On W Avalon Ave
Longview, TX (May 7, 2019) – On May 7, Longview Police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a pedestrian accident.
According to Lt. Shane McCarter, a silver Cadillac was traveling south along High Street when it struck a pedestrian who was crossing in the crosswalk near the intersection of West Avalon Avenue. The driver of the Cadillac fled the scene of the incident without stopping.
The individual injured in the collision was transported to an area hospital for treatment immediately following the incident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Every year, thousands of pedestrians are injured in motor vehicle accidents across Texas. Unfortunately, pedestrians address at an increased risk of sustaining serious injuries, like broken bones, due to their vulnerable state.
Victims who are injured in pedestrian accidents often deal with excruciating pain and mental suffering. Unfortunately, they are also required to pay thousands of dollars for medical treatment in order to take care of their injuries. In some cases, victims are able to contact a Texas pedestrian accident attorney to see what legal options are available for them.
Texas personal injury attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have over two decades of experience helping accident victims get the compensation they need to cover the costs for treatment, help offset lost wages, and other expenses caused by the accident. If you were injured in a pedestrian accident, by no fault of your own, contact our law firm at (214) 777-7777 to get help now.
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