Fort Bend, TX – Child Injured In Hit And run On Bissonnet & Hodges Bend
Fort Bend, TX (June 21, 2019) – On June 20, emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident near the intersection of Bissonnet and Hodges Bend.
Reports indicate that an 8-year-old child was crossing the roadway when a driver in an older dark gray Nissan Altima ran a stop sign. The driver struck the child with their vehicle and fled the scene of the incident.
The child sustained critical injuries and was transported to an area hospital
At this time the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their family at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Young children are especially vulnerable to the impact of motor vehicles. Those involved in pedestrian accidents are more likely to suffer catastrophic and life-threatening injuries. Sadly, thousands of children continue to be harmed on roadways across our state annually. In some cases, these children are required to undergo extensive medical treatment and spend weeks in the hospital to recover from their injuries. When children are injured in pedestrian accidents, it is imperative for their families to contact a car accident attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
Texas pedestrian accident attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have over twenty years of experience helping victims get the justice and compensation they deserve for their accidents. Our attorneys are dedicated to helping victims get full and fair compensation to cover medical expenses and various other financial burdens incurred from their accidents. We understand the difficulties families face in the aftermath of a pedestrian accident, which is why we work so diligently to ensure those harmed get the justice they deserve. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see what legal options are available for you.
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