Austin, TX – Man Seriously Injured In Collision On I-35
Austin, TX (August 16, 2019) – On August 16, just after 3 a.m., emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Interstate 35.
Reports from the Austin-Travis County EMS indicate that a man in his 30s was traveling down the roadway in a sedan when his vehicle collided with a semi-truck between Old San Antonio Road and Farm to Market Road 1626.
The man was pinned in his vehicle and had to be extricated by responding crews. Once removed from the vehicle, he was transported to an area hospital with serious and potentially life-threatening injuries.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
Motor Vehicle Accidents In Texas
Texas car accidents are the cause of serious and life-threatening injuries for more than 17,500 people each year. Sadly, accident victims often deal with excruciating pain and suffering. The mental and physical effects are often overwhelming.
To make matters even worse, victims incur financial burdens that are difficult to bear. When victims are harmed in accidents caused by negligent or reckless drivers, it is crucial that they contact a car accident attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
For nearly two decades, Texas personal injury attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have helped countless victims get the compensation they deserve for medical treatment, lost wages, and various other damages resulting from their accidents.
We understand the unique challenges victims face in the aftermath of their accidents, which is why we work diligently to ensure they are able to focus on recovering. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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