Center, TX – Pedestrian Accident On Highway 96 Leaves One Injured
Center, TX (June 4, 2019) – On June 3, around 11:34 a.m., emergency crews responded to the scene of a pedestrian accident on Highway 96.
According to reports, a pedestrian was working on a construction crew near the EZ Mart Convenience Store when he was struck by a motor vehicle in the roadway. The driver of an International Water Truck backed over the pedestrian, causing major injuries to the victim.
The victim, who was identified as Denarius Penson, was transported to Nacogdoches Medical Center and later flown to Shreveport for medical treatment.
Our thoughts are with the Denarius Penson and his family at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Over the years, we have seen a major increase in the number of pedestrians throughout the state. Unfortunately, with this increase comes the increased likelihood that these individuals sustain serious and life-altering injuries in motor vehicle accidents. Sadly, over 600 pedestrians are killed annually in Texas while thousands more are left with debilitating and painful injuries.
When pedestrians sustain injuries in motor vehicle accidents caused by negligent drivers, it is crucial that they contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Texas as soon as possible. Victims may be entitled to restitution to help alleviate the costs of medical treatment, lost wages, and other damages incurred from their accidents.
Over the years, Texas personal injury attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped countless victims protect their legal rights. Our skilled and knowledgeable attorneys have over two decades of experience helping those harmed obtain the compensation they deserve to cover the costs for medical treatment they need to make a full recovery. If you were injured in a pedestrian accident, by no fault of your own, contact our Law firm at (214) 219-4878 to get help now.
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