Sherman, TX – Sherman Municipal Grounds Crash Leaves Ones Injured
Sherman, TX (June 14, 2019) – On June 13, emergency crews responded to the scene of a major pedestrian accident at the Hot Summer Nights event located at the Sherman Municipal Grounds.
Reports from the incident show that an older gentleman got into a white Hyundai SUV. The individual backed out of a parking space. Instead of changing the vehicle to drive-mode, he left the vehicle into reverse, and reverse further into a group of pedestrians.
In all, four children and three adults, for a total of seven people, were struck by the motor vehicle.
Only one child was injured in the collision and transported to an area hospital for medical treatment.
Driver error was found to be the cause of the incident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Every year, thousands of pedestrians are injured after being struck by motor vehicles. Parking lots tend to be a major area where these incidents occur. Thankfully, these incidents typically result in minor injuries for those involved.
Being injured in a pedestrian accident can have a major impact on a victim’s life. Even minor injuries can require extensive medical attention and long-term treatment. Those harmed in pedestrian accidents can benefit greatly by working with a skilled and knowledgeable personal injury attorney in Texas.
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