Austin, TX – Major Car Accident on E 8th St
Austin, TX (June 9, 2019) On the night of June 8th, a major car accident happened on East 8th Street and Congress Avenue. An unspecified number of vehicles collided at the intersection around 9:15 p.m. Authorities are still determining why the cars collided.
When emergency crews arrived, they found one of the vehicles involved seriously damaged and removed it from the intersection. The paramedics and fire department tended to all of the injured victims who needed assistance.
The accident is still under investigation.
We send positive and healing thoughts to everyone involved in the accident.
Vehicle Accidents in Austin
In 2018, over 70 people lost their lives in vehicle accidents in Austin. Most accidents occur because of drivers being negligent on the road, especially if the accident happens at night. When vehicles collide at intersections in the evening, at least one of the drivers involved was driving distracted or under the influence. Sometimes, drivers are in a rush and drive aggressively in an attempt to reach their destinations faster. No matter the reason, when drivers aren’t driving responsibly, they risk putting themselves and others in danger.
At Benton Law Firm, we are determined to help all of our clients win their personal injury lawsuits. We are passionate about helping our clients gain justice after being wrongfully injured. We encourage our clients to heal while we handle all other aspects regarding their cases. We have helped countless clients since we established our firm, and we plan to continue to do so in the future. Call our office if you or someone you love was hurt in a vehicle collision at 214-219-4878.
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