Houston, TX – Pedestrian Fatally Injured On Tanner Road
Houston, TX (August 6, 2019) – Around 9:30 a.m. on August 5, the Houston Police Department received notification of a pedestrian accident in the 10600 block of Tanner Road near the West Sam Houston Tollway.
According to police, paramedics arrived at the scene to find a male pedestrian in the roadway. Evidence at the scene of the incident indicates that the victim sustained fatal injuries due to an automobile collision. Unfortunately, the driver of the vehicle fled the scene without rendering aid.
The incident remains under investigation at this time by the Houston Police Department’s Hit and Run Unit.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Countless pedestrians are injured across roadways in Texas each year. Unfortunately, victims who are struck by motor vehicles often sustain serious and life-threatening injuries. More than 600 pedestrians end up passing away due to the extent of injuries sustained in automobile accidents. When victims lose their lives in these horrific collisions, by no fault of their own, it is imperative for surviving relatives to contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible to protect their legal rights.
Our Texas personal injury attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have nearly two decades of experience helping those harmed get the justice they deserve. Over the years, our firm has helped numerous families get full and fair compensation to cover lost wages, funeral arrangements, and various other financial burdens incurred from the fatal collision of a loved one. Contact our Law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help with your claim.
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