Houston, TX – Pedestrian Killed In Crash On Gulf Freeway
Houston, TX (May 10, 2019) – On Friday afternoon, May 10, Houston Police Department responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 11100 block of Gulf Freeway (45 South).
According to reports, a pedestrian was struck and killed by a motor vehicle in the roadway just past Edgebrook. At this time, the Houston Police Department is conducting an investigation surrounding the incident to determine the cause.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Over 600 people lose their lives in pedestrian accidents annually across Texas. Unfortunately, these incidents happen far too often and they are typically preventable. When pedestrians are struck on roadways, they are at an increased risk of sustaining fatal injuries due to the vulnerable state of the human body against motor vehicles.
When victims lose their lives in pedestrian accidents caused by negligent or reckless drivers, surviving family members can contact a Texas pedestrian accident attorney to protect their legal rights. For over two decades, the Benton Law Firm’s personal injury attorneys in Texas have helped countless people protect their legal rights. If your loved one died in a pedestrian accident, contact our law firm at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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