Written by: The Benton Law Firm Last Updated : May 23, 2019

Austin, TX – Major Car Accident on E 8th St at N. I-35

Austin, TX (May 19, 2019) On the 19th of May, a major car accident happened on East 8th Street at Interstate Highway 35 Service Road North. Vehicles collided near the I-35 for unknown reasons during the evening.

When the paramedics arrived to help, they tended to everyone who was hurt in the accident. Everyone who needed further care were taken to a nearby hospital for extended treatment.

Investigators are working to determine which driver was responsible for causing the accident and if any other external factors played a role in causing the crash.

Our thoughts are with everyone who suffered in the accident.

Vehicle Accidents in Texas

Austin, TX – Major Car Accident on E 8th StStatistics have proven that Saturday is considered the most dangerous time to drive in Texas because more drunk drivers are on the road on that particular day more than any other day of the week. Saturday nights are when people are out celebrating their lives most often, and as a result they behind the wheel after they’ve consumed too much alcohol. Unfortunately, when drivers do this, they risk causing a major accident that could put them and others in the hospital.

At Benton Law Firm, we are passionate about assisting those who have sustained serious injuries in vehicle accidents, especially if they were not at fault for causing the collision. We have spent years helping thousands of people file and win their personal injury claims. If you or someone you love was hurt in a car accident, contact our office for a free consultation with one of our Texas personal injury attorneys at 214-219-4878.

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Disclaimer: The intent of this post is to provide general information to our readers and to help improve the safety and quality of life of those who live in our state. At the Benton Law Firm, we intend to honor those who are victimized in accidents across Texas. We aim to provide up to date information to the public surrounding these incidents in hopes of helping others to avoid becoming victims themselves or to know how to respond should a tragedy occur. Do not rely on any information within this post. Instead, seek further assistance from a legal or medical professional whenever necessary.

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