San Antonio, TX – Bicyclist Injured in Crash On East Houston Street
San Antonio, TX (August 8, 2019) – On August 7, just after midnight, emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on East Houston Street.
Reports from the San Antonio Police Department state that a male in his 20s was riding his bicycle on the sidewalk when a silver sedan jumped the curb and crashed into him near the intersection of East Houston Street and North Presa Street.
The bicyclist was seriously injured and transported to San Antonio Military Medical Center for treatment.
The driver fled the scene of the incident without rendering aid.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation by the San Antonio Police Department.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
Bicycle Accidents In Texas
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Over the years, Texas bicycle accident attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped countless victims get the justice and compensation they deserve. Our knowledgeable attorneys work to ensure those harmed are able to make a full recovery from injuries incurred in their accidents. If you were harmed in a collision, 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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