Port Arthur, TX – Bicyclist Injured In Crash On Memorial Blvd
Port Arthur, TX (July 12, 2019) – On July 12, around 12:35 a.m., Port Arthur Police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Memorial Blvd and 25th Street.
Reports from the scene indicate that a man was traveling along the roadway on a bicycle when he was struck by a motor vehicle near the intersection. The driver who struck the bicyclist fled the scene of the incident without stopping.
Emergency crews arrived at the scene to find the man in the roadway, suffering from serious injuries. The injured man was transported to an area hospital for treatment.
At this time, the incident is being investigated by the Criminal Investigations Division at the Port Arthur Police Department.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his family at this time.
Bicycle Accidents In Texas
Each year, numerous bicyclists are injured by motor vehicles across our state. Sadly, a fair share of drivers flee the scene of the incident without rendering aid to the victim. When victims are injured in bicycle accidents, they are often forced into area hospitals for extensive medical treatment. A lot of these victims have to go through months of therapy in order to recover. When victims are injured in collisions caused by negligent or reckless drivers, it is imperative for them to contact a bicycle accident attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
For over twenty years, Texas personal injury attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped countless victims get the justice they deserve from those who caused them harm. Our lawyers work diligently to ensure accident victims obtain the full and fair compensation they deserve to get the medical treatment they need to recover. 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 explore legal options available for you.
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