Houston, TX – Crash On East Freeway Results In Injuries
Houston, TX (May 9, 2019) – Around 12:50 p.m. on Thursday, the driver of a small passenger car was traveling along the East Freeway, near Jensen, when he swerved across several lanes into the pathway of a semi-truck.
The semi-truck struck the car, causing the driver of the passenger car to become pinned inside his vehicle. Firefighters arrived at the scene of the incident and worked diligently to free the trapped driver before he was transported to an area hospital for medical treatment.
The driver of the semi was uninjured in the collision.
Semi-Truck Accidents In Texas
Every year, more than 17,500 people are seriously injured in Texas car accidents. Unfortunately, motor vehicle accidents involving semi-trucks place victims at far greater risk of sustaining catastrophic injuries, like traumatic brain injuries, which have a devastating impact on their lives.
When individuals are injured in motor vehicle accidents, they often suffer alongside their entire family. Although families do not deal with the physical pain sustained by the victim, they are often forced to deal with the emotional and financial consequences. In some cases, victims can contact a truck accident attorney in Texas to get the justice they deserve.
For over two decades, Texas personal injury attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped countless victims get the compensation and justice they deserve. Our law firm has extensive knowledge of personal injury laws in Texas, which enabled us to help those harmed collect multi-million dollar settlements for their legal claims. Contact our law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to see how our skilled personal injury attorneys in Texas can help with your claim.
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