Houston, TX – Bicyclist Hit & Killed On Barker Cypress Rd
Houston, TX (August 12, 2019)- On August 12, at approximately 5:30 a.m., incident reports came in regarding a fatal collision on Barker Cypress Road.
Reports from the Houston Police Department confirmed that a male bicyclist was traveling south down Barker Cypress Road when he was struck by a Chevy Silverado pickup truck near South Park View Drive.
The bicyclist, who was a black male in his 50s or 60s, sustained fatal injuries in the collision and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The driver of the truck remained at the scene and cooperated with law enforcement.
At this time, the collision remains under investigation.
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.
Bicycle Accidents In Texas
Thousands of individuals head out daily across Texas on bicycles. Not only are bikes a reliable form of transportation, but they are cost-efficient, safe, and good for you. Unfortunately, numerous bicyclists lose their lives in automobile accidents across Texas annually. When these individuals lose their lives, families are often left to bear the costs of funeral arrangements and various other damages resulting from the accident. For this reason, it is crucial that they contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
Over the years, Texas bicycle accident attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped numerous families get the justice they deserve for the wrongful death of a loved one. Our knowledgeable and aggressive personal injury attorneys in Texas are dedicated to helping those harmed move forward from these very tragic incidents. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to get the justice you deserve for your loved one.
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