Fort Worth, TX – Two Officers Injured In Crash On Interstate 35
Fort Worth, TX (May 28, 2019) – On May 27, police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Interstate 35.
Around 10:15 p.m., a driver slammed into the side of a squad car in the 2500 block of Interstate 35 west. One officer was inside the car while a second was standing alongside the vehicle.
Both officers were injured in the collision and transported to an area hospital for medical treatment.
An investigation of the incident found that the driver was under the influence of alcohol at the time of the collision.
Our thoughts are with the injured officers and their families at this time.
Drunk Driving Accidents In Texas
Over 270,000 people are injured in motor vehicle accidents across our state annually. Roughly every minutes, an accident occurs somewhere across our roadways. Shockingly, over half of all collisions which occur are due to drivers who are under the influence of alcohol.
When victims are injured in collisions caused by drunk or impaired drivers, it is crucial for them to contact a car accident attorney in Texas to help them file a legal claim. For over two decades, Texas personal injury attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped thousands of victims get the compensation and justice they deserve for motor vehicle accidents caused by impaired drivers. If you were injured in a DUI accident, contact our law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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