Harker Heights, TX – 2 Injured In Pedestrian Crash On Prospector Trail
Harker Heights, TX (May 21, 2019) – On May 20, police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a pedestrian accident in the 700 block of Prospector Trail.
According to reports, two women were walking along the roadway when they were struck by an eastbound 2005 silver Ford Escape.
A 54-year-old woman struck in this incident was transported to Seton Hospital with incapacitation injuries. The 40-year-old female pedestrian was airlifted to Baylor Scott and White Hospital with incapacitating injuries. The driver of the Ford was uninjured in the collision.
The cause of the incident remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured women and their families at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Over 600 pedestrians lose their lives in automobile collisions across Texas while thousands more are left seriously injured. Unfortunately, the human body stands little chance against the impact of motor vehicles along the roadway. These incidents often result in life-altering injuries, like spinal cord injuries, that have a devastating impact on the lives of those involved.
When victims are injured in pedestrian accidents caused by reckless or negligent drivers, it is crucial for them to contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Texas as soon as possible. Victims may be entitled to compensation to cover medical expenses, lost wages, and other damages incurred.
Texas personal injury attorneys at the Benton Law Firm work diligently to ensure those harmed get the justice they deserve. Our skilled injury accident attorneys in Texas understand the difficulties victims face in the aftermath of their accidents. For this reason, we work to ensure those harmed are able to get the medical treatment they need to make a full recovery. Contact our law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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