Grapevine, TX – Pedestrian Hit And Killed On Highway 121 At Glade Road
Grapevine, TX (June 14, 2019) – At approximately 6:15 a.m. on June 14, Grapevine Police responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Highway 121 near the exit for Glade Road.
Reports from the incident show that a man was standing alongside a vehicle, at the exit ramp for Glade Road, filling his gas tank after his vehicle ran out of gas.
While standing next to the vehicle, the male was struck by a motor vehicle.
The male pedestrian sustained injuries and was transported to an area hospital by Medic 3, where he succumbed to his injuries.
At this time, the incident 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.
Pedestrian Collisions In Texas
Every year, thousands of pedestrians are injured in motor vehicle accidents across our state. Sadly, over 600 of those injured pass away due to their injuries. Pedestrian accidents often result in catastrophic and fatal injuries simply because the human body is vulnerable to the impact of motor vehicles. When victims are killed in pedestrian crashes, it is imperative for surviving relatives to contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
Over the past two decades, Texas car accident attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped countless Texans get full and fair compensation to cover medical expenses, funeral arrangements, and other damages resulting from fatal collisions. If your loved one died in a pedestrian crash caused by a negligent or reckless driver, contact our Law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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