Newtown, TX – Pedestrian Killed In Crash On Farm-to-Market 363
Newtown, TX (June 5, 2019) – Just before 4:30 a.m. on June 5, Texas Department of Public Safety responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Farm-to-Market Road 363 less than one mile from Bleakwood.
According to reports from DPS, a driver noticed a pedestrian walking near the roadway around 3 a.m. The same driver returned through the same area of the roadway around 4:30 a.m. when they noticed an individual lying in the roadway.
The driver immediately called the local authorities to notify them of the individual. Emergency crews responded to the scene to find 57-year-old Robert Earl Medley in the roadway with fatal injuries. He was pronounced deceased at the scene.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation as law enforcement agencies attempt to locate the driver responsible for this incident.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Robert Earl Medley. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Walking during the night places pedestrians at an increased risk of being struck by motor vehicles along roadways. Unfortunately, over 600 pedestrians are killed in accidents across our state each year.
When victims lose their lives in pedestrian accidents, they often leave behind friends and families who are devastated by their loss. In cases where victims are killed in motor vehicle accidents by negligent, careless, or reckless drivers, it is crucial that surviving family members contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
The Benton Law Firm’s pedestrian accident attorneys in Texas are dedicated to helping families protect their legal rights. Our knowledgeable injury accident attorneys in Texas work diligently to help those harmed get the justice and compensation they deserve. If your loved one died in a pedestrian accident, contact our law firm at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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