Austin, TX – Construction Worker Injured In Crash On US Hwy 183
Austin, TX (August 22, 2019) – On August 22, just after 4 a.m., emergency crews from the Austin-Travis County EMS responded to the scene of a collision along US Highway 183.
According to reports, a construction worker was on the roadway in the area of the US Highway 183 and Interstate 35 intersection when he was struck by a semi-truck.
The male victim, who is in his 50s, was transported to Dell Seton Medical Center with serious injuries.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
Construction Accidents In Texas
Every year, thousands of people are injured on the job. Unfortunately, some industries place workers at an increased risk for serious and catastrophic injuries. The construction industry, in particular, is one that workers need to be constantly aware of their surroundings due to the unsafe and unstable conditions surrounding them.
Unfortunately, working along busy roadways often leads to injuries on the job. When workers are harmed at their place of employment, it is imperative that they contact a workplace accident attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
Over twenty years, Texas personal injury attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have helped numerous victims and their families get the justice they deserve. Our attorneys understand the difficulties victims face after workplace accidents, which is why we work diligently to ensure those harmed are able to recover from their accidents. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can assist you.
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