Houston, TX – Child Killed In Pedestrian Accident At El Dorado Apartment Homes
Houston, TX (June 3, 2019) – On June 2, just before 10 p.m., police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a pedestrian accident at the El Dorado Apartment Homes located in the 200 block of El Dorado.
According to reports, a 2-year-old was walking along the parking lot when they were struck by a motor vehicle reversing into a parking spot.
The child was rushed to an area hospital where she was pronounced deceased by emergency crews.
At this time, the cause of the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Every year, thousands of pedestrians are struck by motor vehicles across our state. Unfortunately, over 600 pedestrians die from the injuries they sustain in these horrific incidents. Sadly, the chances of fatal injuries are greatly increased when the victims are children.
When children lose their lives in pedestrian accidents, it is imperative for surviving family members to contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible. Families may be entitled to remuneration for funeral arrangements, medical expenses, and other damages incurred from their accidents.
Texas pedestrian accident attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have over twenty years of combined experience helping accident victims, and their families, get the justice and compensation they deserve. Although we understand it is difficult for families to decide whether they should file legal claims against those at fault, we firmly believe families deserve to recover from the wrongful death of a loved one. Contact our law office today at (214) 219-4878 to explore legal options available for you.
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