Port Arthur, TX – Bicyclist Injured In Collision in the 3800 Gulfway
Port Arthur, TX (June 20, 2019) – At approximately 7 p.m. on June 19, emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 3800 block of Gulfway Drive near Ninth Avenue.
Reports from the incident indicate that a woman bicyclist was traveling along the roadway. For unknown reasons, the bicycle entered into the roadway.
The driver of an oncoming vehicle swerved to avoid hitting her but ended up clipping the bike. The impact of the collision sent the bicyclist flying from her bike.
The female sustained injuries in the collision and was transported to an area hospital for medical treatment.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured woman and her family at this time.
Bicycle Accidents In Texas
Being involved in a motor vehicle accident can have a lasting impact on a victim’s life. This is particularly true in cases where victims are injured. Sadly, thousands of bicyclists are injured in automobile collisions across our state annually. Victims injured in motor vehicle accidents caused by negligent drivers should contact a car accident attorney in Texas as soon as possible to protect their legal rights. Those harmed may be entitled to restitution from those at fault to cover the costs of medical treatment and various other damages incurred from their accidents.
Over the past two decades, Texas bicycle accident attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped countless victims get the justice and compensation they deserve. Our attorneys understand the difficulties victims face in the aftermath of their accidents, which is why we work so diligently to ensure those harmed are able to move forward in the best way possible. If you were injured in a bicycle accident, by no fault of your own, contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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