Irving, TX – Victim Of Dog Attack On E Third St Succumbs To Injuries
Irving, TX (August 12, 2019) – On August 10, at approximately 4:45 a.m., the Irving Police Department responded to a dog attack in the 800 block of East Third Street.
Reports from police indicate that a 16-year-old male jumped over the fence to a yard along the roadway. Upon entering the yard, the teen was attacked by three dogs.
Officers arrived at the scene during the attack and attempted to get the dogs off the teen. During their attempts, the dogs started to attack the officers.
One officer was injured and provided medical treatment at the scene of the incident.
The 16-year-old male was transported to Parkland hospital in critical condition. Authorities confirmed that the teen later succumbed to his injuries.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
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.
Dog Bites in Texas
Dog bites can have a debilitating impact on a victim’s life. Unfortunately, there are countless instances in which individuals incur fatal injuries in dog attacks. When dog owners knowingly house aggressive and dangerous dogs, they can be held liable for any injuries caused by their animals. Surviving family members of dog bite victims should contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible to protect their legal rights.
Over the years, Texas dog bite attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have helped countless families get the justice they deserve for the wrongful death of their loved one. Our attorneys work diligently to ensure families collect the maximum amount of restitution available for pain and suffering, medical expenses, funeral expenses, and various other damages. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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