Houston, TX – Child Killed In Crash On Tierwester St
Houston, TX (August 14, 2019) – At approximately 1:15 p.m., on August 14, emergency crews responded to the scene of a car accident on Tierwester Street.
Reports from the Houston Police Department indicate that a child, who was nearly 2-years-old, was following an adult while walking through a parking lot of an apartment complex located on Tierwester Street near Dixie Drive. As the child followed behind their parent, they were struck by a car, which was backing out of a space.
The driver left the scene but returned a short time later.
The child sustained fatal injuries in the incident and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
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.
Fatal Collisions In Texas
Every year, motor vehicle accidents continue to be the leading cause of accidental injuries and death for children. Sadly, pedestrian accidents involving children often end in devastation. Over 600 pedestrians are killed in accidents across Texas annually.
Fortunately, families can contact a Texas car accident attorney at the Benton Law Firm to get the justice they deserve. Our knowledgeable attorneys work diligently to ensure families get the restitution they deserve for funeral arrangements and various other damages incurred. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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