Austin, TX – One Injured In Pedestrian Accident On Interstate 35
Austin, TX (August 1, 2019) – On August 1, the Austin Police Department and the Austin-Travis County EMS responded to the scene of a pedestrian accident in the 7500 block of Interstate 35.
According to reports, a male pedestrian was crossing the roadway when he was struck by a crime scene investigation vehicle from the Austin Police Department.
The male victim sustained serious injuries and was transported to Dell Seton Medical Center.
At this time the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Over 600 pedestrians are killed in Texas annually while thousands more are left seriously injured. Sustaining injuries, like traumatic brain injuries or spinal cord injuries, can have a major impact on the lives of victims and their families.
Not only are victims left to deal with overwhelming pain and suffering, but they are forced to pay thousands of dollars for the medical treatment necessary to tend to injuries sustained in collisions. When victims are injured in pedestrian accidents caused by negligent or reckless drivers, they should contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
The Benton Law Firm’s Texas accident injury attorneys have over 20-years of combined experience helping victims obtain remuneration to cover the costs for medical treatment and lost wages incurred from their incidents. Contact our law firm today at (214) 219-4878 if you were injured in a pedestrian and need legal assistance for your claim.
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