Gatesville, TX – Man Struck By Car On East Main Street
Gatesville, TX (June 3, 2019) – Shortly after 1:30 p.m. on Monday, June 3, Gatesville Police Department responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident near the intersection of East Main Street and Lutterloh Avenue.
According to Gatesville Police Lt. Cody Lee, a male pedestrian was struck by a motor vehicle in the roadway. The man sustained serious injuries in the collision. Officers arrived to the scene to find a male injured, but conscious and talking.
The injured man was transported to Coryell Memorial Hospital for medical treatment following the incident. The incident remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Warmer weather is encouraging people across Texas to get out and enjoy the great outdoors. Unfortunately for many pedestrians, motor vehicles on the road are ill prepared for their presence. Every year, thousands of people are injured in pedestrian accidents across our state.
When pedestrians are struck by motor vehicles, they are at an increased risk for sustaining injuries. These horrific incidents are often devastating and result in extensive injuries, like spinal cord injuries and broken bones, to individuals involved. When pedestrians are injured in car accidents caused by negligent or reckless drivers, it is crucial that they contact a personal injury attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
For over two decades, the Benton Law Firm’s pedestrian accident attorneys in Texas have helped countless victims get the justice and compensation they deserve. Our knowledgeable attorneys work diligently to ensure victims get the compensation they need to cover lost wages, medical treatment, and other damages incurred from their accidents. If you were injured in a pedestrian accident, contact our law firm at (214) 219-4878 to explore legal options available for you.
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