Houston, TX – Man & Dog Killed In Pedestrian Accident On Beverly Hill Street
Houston, TX (August 16, 2019) – On August 15, at approximately 4:20 p.m., the Houston Police Department and emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident near 6061 Beverly Hill Street.
According to reports, a man was walking a dog near 6061 Beverly Hill Street around Fountain View when he was struck by a motor vehicle.
The man and his dog both sustained fatal injuries and were pronounced deceased at the scene.
Upon further investigation, police discovered a 12-year-old girl behind the wheel of the vehicle responsible for the accident.
At this time, the incident 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
Every year, more than 600 pedestrians lose their lives in accidents involving motor vehicles in our state. The unfortunate truth is that the human body stands very little chance when struck by speeding vehicles weighing several thousands of pounds. In cases where pedestrians lose their lives in collisions caused by reckless drivers, it is crucial for surviving family members to contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
For over two decades, Texas pedestrian accident attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have helped thousands of victims and their families get the justice and compensation they deserve. Our injury accident attorneys in Texas work diligently to ensure families recovery from the wrongful death of a loved one. Contact our law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to schedule a free case evaluation to see what legal options are available to you.
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