River Oaks, TX – Pedestrian Killed In Collision On S Shepherd Drive
River Oaks, TX (June 11, 2019) – On June 10, around 1:30 p.m., emergency crews responded to the scene of a pedestrian crash in the 1700 block of South Shepherd Drive.
According to reports, a pedestrian was attempting to cross the roadway when they were struck by a cement truck traveling along South Shepherd Drive.
The pedestrian sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene of the incident. At this time, the crash remains under investigation.
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 Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
More than 600 pedestrians lose their lives in fatal collisions across our state annually. Individuals head out to utilize a healthier form of transportation and end up paying the ultimate price.
Quite often, pedestrians are killed in accidents caused by negligent or reckless drivers on the road. In some cases, surviving relatives are able to contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to get justice for their loved one. Families who are left to bear the costs for funeral arrangements and other damages may be able to obtain restitution from those at-fault to alleviate the financial burdens they face.
Over the years, Texas pedestrian accident attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped countless victims collect millions of dollars for their legal claims. Although filing a lawsuit against an at-fault driver is a difficult decision for families to make, we believe those harmed deserve to recover from the wrongful death of a loved one. Contact our law office today at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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