Written by: The Benton Law Firm Last Updated : May 24, 2019

Richland Hills, TX – 1-Year-Old Boy Killed In Accident On Popplewell Street

Richland Hills, TX (May 24, 2019) – The Richland Hills Fire Department responded to the scene of a pedestrian accident in the 3400 block of Popplewell Street on May 23.

According to reports, a 17-month old boy was in his yard when he was struck by a truck pulling a trailer. The boy sustained serious injuries and was transported by Richland Hills Medic 291 to Cook Children’s Hospital.

Unfortunately, authorities confirmed that the young boy succumbed to his injuries shortly after arriving.

We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the young boy who lost his life in this accident.  Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Fatal Pedestrian Accidents In Texas

Richland Hills, TX – 1-Year-Old Boy Killed In Accident On Popplewell StreetEvery year, more than 600 pedestrians are killed in Texas car accidents. Unfortunately, a large percentage of victims are small children. Although it is difficult to deal with the loss of a friend or family member under any circumstance, losing a small child is truly one of the most devastating experiences a family could ever go through. When children are killed in accidents caused by negligent drivers, it is crucial for surviving family members to contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.

For over two decades, Texas pedestrian accident attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped countless victims and their families get the justice and compensation they deserve. Our attorneys are dedicated to helping those harmed move forward in the best way possible. Contact our Law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.

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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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