San Antonio, TX – 1 Injured in Truck Accident on Hwy 87
San Antonio, TX (August 3, 2019) On the evening of August 2nd, a truck accident happened in the 5800 block of Highway 87, not far from South Foster Road. A vehicle was headed westbound on Highway 87 when it veered into the path of oncoming traffic and crashed head-on with a big rig truck. The accident happened at around 5:20 p.m.
When the paramedics and other emergency personnel arrived, they found the driver of the vehicle suffering from injuries. He was airlifted to the closest hospital via a medical helicopter. The truck driver was reportedly unharmed.
Authorities are thoroughly investigating this accident to determine why the vehicle veered into the opposite lane.
Our thoughts are with the injured driver and his family as he begins recovering.
Truck and Car Accidents in Texas
Unfortunately, thousands of accidents involving trucks and passenger vehicles occur annually throughout the United States. These types of accidents can occur because of auto part malfunctions, hazardous roads, distracted drivers, and more. Because there is often more than one reason why an accident occurs, it’s important for injured victims to follow up with experienced personal injury attorneys for legal help.
At Benton Law Firm, we are committed to our clients’ cases until we have done all we can to help them win their personal injury lawsuits. Our goal is to help all of our clients recover as much money as possible to pay for medical expenses, car damages, lost wages, and much more. If you or a loved one was harmed in a car accident, contact our office today for a free consultation at 214-219-4878.
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