Harris County, TX- Crash On San Jacinto River Results In Injuries
Harris County, TX (July 1, 2019) – On June 30, police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a boat accident on the San Jacinto River.
According to reports, a boat was traveling along the water when it crashed into a bulkhead.
The impact of the collision caused one man to go overboard. Two occupants of the boat were injured. The injured male was transported via air helicopter to an area hospital while the female victim was transported via ambulance to an area hospital for treatment. The third individual has not yet been located.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation by the Texas State Parks.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.
Boat Accidents In Texas
Over the years, countless people have been injured in boat accidents across Texas. The lake and ocean access throughout Texas have led to a major increase in boat use across our state. Sadly, this drastic increase places those on boats at an increased risk for injuries in the event of an accident.
When victims are injured in boat accidents, it is crucial for them to contact a personal injury attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights. Those injured in boat accidents caused by negligent drivers may be able to obtain restitution to cover medical expenses, lost wages, and other damages incurred from their accidents.
For nearly two decades, Texas boating accident attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped countless victims get full and fair compensation for their injuries and damages. Our law firm is dedicated to helping those harmed get the justice they deserve for their accidents. If you were injured in a collision caused by negligent or reckless drivers, contact our law office today at (214) 219-4878 to get help with your claim.
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