Alvin, TX – Wanda Sanders Killed In State Highway 288 Pedestrian Crash
Alvin, TX (June 7, 2019) – On June 7, 60-year-old Wanda Sanders was driving north along State Highway 288 when her vehicle struck something in the roadway. The impact of the collision caused the airbags in her vehicle to deploy.
Ms. Sanders pulled her vehicle over to the side of the highway to assess the damage. As Sanders stood in front of her vehicle, it was rear-ended by a Kia. The impact of the collision caused Sanders’s vehicle to push forward, running her over.
The Kia then bounced into the roadway where it was struck by a Dodge pickup truck. Wanda Sanders sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene of the incident. The driver of the Kia was injured and transported to an area hospital.
No other person involved in this collision was injured.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Wanda Sanders. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Pedestrian accidents claim the lives of over 600 people annually across our state. These horrific incidents often cause fatal injuries due to the vulnerable state of the human body. When victims lose their lives in pedestrian accidents, they often leave behind families who are forced to bear the costs for funeral expenses and other damages resulting from their accidents. In some cases, surviving relatives can contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
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