Dallas, TX – Crane Collapse Kills One & Injures Several In Downtown Dallas
Dallas, TX (June 10, 2019) – Multiple first responders, fire departments, and emergency crews responded to the scene of a major accident in downtown Dallas on June 9th.
Reports show that a crane crashed into an apartment building, and attached parking garage, in the 2600 block of Live Oak Street.
The collapse of the crane caused a significant portion of the building to collapse. Emergency crews declared a Mass Casualty Incident regarding the scene of dispatched several ambulances to the scene. Search and Rescue dogs were on site to locate victims in the incident.
Preliminary reports from the incident show that one person died and over six people were injured in the incident. Several injured victims were transported to area hospitals for medical treatment.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Incidents In Texas
Every year, thousands of people lose their lives due to the negligent acts of others. This is especially true when property owners fail to sure structures and equipment on worksites. When victims are injured in crane collapses, surviving relatives may be able to contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
Over the years, Texas premises liability attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped countless victims, and their families, get the justice and compensation they deserve. Our knowledgeable injury accident attorneys in Texas help those harmed get full and fair compensation to cover medical expenses, funeral arrangements, lost wages, and various other damages resulting from their accidents. If your loved one died due to the negligence of another party, or you were injured, contact our law office today at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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