Houston, TX – Hit And Run Leaves One Dead & One Injured On Edgebrook Drive
Houston, TX (June 14, 2019) – Around 3:40 a.m. on June 14, Houston Police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident near the intersection of Edgebrook Drive and the Gulf Freeway.
Authorities investigating the incident confirm that two men were walking along the roadway when they were struck by a motor vehicle. The vehicle responsible, which police believe is a GMC, fled the scene of the incident.
One victim, who was only identified as a 29-year-old male, sustained fatal injuries in the collision and was pronounced deceased at the scene. A second victim was transported to an area hospital in stable condition.
At this time the incident remains under investigation.
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 the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Pedestrian accidents are often catastrophic in nature. Sadly, more than 600 foot travelers lose their lives after being struck by motor vehicles annually across our state.
These horrific incidents often leave families devastated. Quite often, drivers neglect to realize the extent of damage they can cause to a person who is left vulnerable to the impact. When victims are killed by careless or reckless drivers, it is crucial for surviving family members to contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible. Working with a reputable and experienced pedestrian accident attorney in Texas will ensure families get the justice they deserve for the wrongful death of a loved one.
Texas personal injury attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have over two decades of combined experience fighting to protect the legal rights of families devastated by the tragedy. If your loved one died in a pedestrian accident caused by the reckless acts of another driver, contact us today at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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