Abilene, TX – Man Injured In Pedestrian Crash On South 1St Street
Abilene, TX (June 5, 2019) – At approximately 9 p.m. on Tuesday, June 4, police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a pedestrian accident on South 1st Street in Abilene near the intersection of Mockingbird Lane.
Reports of the incident show that a male pedestrian was walking near the intersection when he was struck by a motor vehicle. The driver of the vehicle fled the scene before it was able to be identified.
The man sustained serious injuries in the collision and was transported to an area hospital for immediate medical attention. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his family at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Every year, thousands of pedestrians are injured in crashes across our state. Unfortunately, being outside of a motor vehicle leaves victims more vulnerable to spinal cord injuries, broken bones, and other debilitating injuries.
When victims sustain serious injuries in these collisions, they are often forced out of work for weeks. In some cases, victims have to go to months of therapy during recovery. When victims are injured in motor vehicle accidents caused by reckless or negligent drivers, it is important that they contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
Over the years, the Benton Law Firm has helped countless victims get restitution from at-fault drivers to cover their lost wages, costs for medical treatment, and other financial damages incurred from their accidents. Our personal injury attorneys in Texas are dedicated to helping victims get the care they need to recover without the worry. Contact our law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to schedule a free case evaluation as soon as possible to see what legal options are available for you.
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