Houston, TX – South Post Oak Rd Accident Results In Fatality
Houston, TX (August 15, 2019) – On August 14, at approximately 10 p.m., emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on South Post Oak.
Reports from police indicate that two people were walking north on the 16400 block of South Post Oak Road when one of them was struck by an SUV.
The impact of the collision caused the man to be thrown approximately 75-feet before landing in the roadway.
The man sustained fatal injuries in the incident and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and cooperated with law enforcement officers.
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 Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Thousands of pedestrians are injured in motor vehicle accidents across Texas annually. Unfortunately, more than 600 people injured pass away as a result of these horrific incidents.
When victims are killed in pedestrian accidents caused by negligent or reckless drivers, it is crucial for surviving family members to contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible. Surviving family members may be entitled to compensation to help alleviate some of the financial burdens incurred from the fatal collision.
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