Houston, TX – 1 Killed in Fatal Pedestrian Accident on West Fuqua St
Houston, TX (May 18, 2019) On the 18th of May, a deadly pedestrian accident happened on West Fuqua Street. A dark colored SUV struck a pedestrian for unspecified reasons sometime in the evening.
When the paramedics arrived to assist the injured pedestrian, the victim had already suffered fatal injuries. Emergency crews shut down Fuqua Street from Camden Hill to South Post Oak Road as they cleared the accident.
Investigators are working to determine what led up to the deadly accident.
Our thoughts are with the deceased pedestrian’s family during this tragic time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Houston
Every year around 640 people lose their lives on Houston Roads. When pedestrian accidents occur at night, the common causes are often driving while fatigued, under the influence, or distracted. It’s unfortunate that law abiding pedestrians are struck by negligent drivers, especially when they lose their lives. It’s important for families to reach out to experienced Texas wrongful death attorneys to help assist them with filing their wrongful death lawsuits to gain full compensation for all damages sustained.
At Benton Law Firm, we are so eager to help families recover funds after losing loved ones because we believe negligent parties should always be held accountable for their irresponsible actions. Once a life is lost, there is no turning back. Even though money could never replace a loved one’s life, families should never be held accountable for damages caused by somebody else, especially if the damages could have been prevented altogether. Contact our office at 214-219-4878 for a free consultation with one our wrongful death attorneys.
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