Garfield, TX – Car Accident Causes Injuries on TX-71

Garfield, TX (July 21, 2019) On the afternoon of July 21st, a car accident happened on Texas Highway 71 near Burch Drive. An unknown number of vehicles collided on the highway or reasons that have not been released to the public at this time. The accident was reported at approximately 1:48 p.m.

When crews arrived to help at the scene, they found at least one person suffering from serious injuries. The paramedics immediately tended to the injured victim and then took them to the nearest hospital for further medical treatment. Other crews helped clean up all of the damages so that other vehicles weren’t affected as they drove by.

Authorities will release more information once they’ve finished their investigation.

We hope the injured victim has a successful recovery.

Car Accidents in Texas

Garfield, TX - Car Accident Causes Injuries on TX-71In 2017, a little over 52 percent of Texas’ fatal car accidents took place in rural areas. In fact, approximately 1,952 people lost their lives in fatal collisions that year. It’s unfortunate that only a few seconds of negligent driving could lead to serious injuries and/or fatalities. Most of the time drivers have the ability to prevent this from happening, but they still choose to partake in hazardous behavior on the road.

At Benton Law Firm, we are constantly working to help our clients win their personal injury lawsuits against irresponsible drivers who put their lives at risk. We do all we can to help our clients prove their negligence claims against all potentially responsible parties until they have been fairly compensated. If you or someone you know was harmed in a car accident, contact us today for a free consultation at 214-219-4878.

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Disclaimer: The intent of this post is to provide general information to our readers and to help improve the safety and quality of life of those who live in our state. At the Benton Law Firm, we intend to honor those who are victimized in accidents across Texas. We aim to provide up to date information to the public surrounding these incidents in hopes of helping others to avoid becoming victims themselves or to know how to respond should a tragedy occur. Do not rely on any information within this post. Instead, seek further assistance from a legal or medical professional whenever necessary. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.

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