Houston, TX – Victim In Deadly Pedestrian Crash At Macroplaza Mall Identified
Houston, TX (July 9, 2019) – Police have identified the victim of a pedestrian collision that resulted in their death in Houston. The crash happened in the parking lot of the Macroplaza Mall on Monday, July 8th, at around 11:00 a.m.
The deceased has been identified as former Pasadena councilwoman Pat Riley. Riley was struck by a white Chevrolet truck while leaving Palais Royal. She was reportedly walking in a crosswalk at the time of the collision. The driver of the truck remained at the scene and cooperated with responding officials.
Riley had to be airlifted to a hospital for severe injuries. She was later pronounced dead at the medical facility.
Riley was a respected member of the local community and she will be missed dearly.
The crash is currently under investigation at this time.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim, Pat Riley, at this time.
Deadly Pedestrian Accidents In Houston
Pedestrian accidents have a high rate of fatalities.
Unfortunately, trends indicate that these collisions are increasing each year.
3,500 people were severely injured in auto-pedestrian accidents in the state of Texas in 2015 alone, with a combined 600 dying from these crashes.
The Benton Law Firm’s Texas pedestrian injury lawyers understand how serious these accidents can be, and we want to help victims and their families bring the responsible party to justice.
Contact our law offices at (214) 771-9365 today if you have lost a loved one in a tragic pedestrian accident.
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