Houston, TX – 1 Killed And 1 Injured In Motorcycle Accident On Holcombe Blvd
Houston, TX (August 25, 2019) On the evening of August 24th, a fatal motorcycle accident happened on Holcombe Boulevard, near State Highway 288. A black Chevy sped through a red light and struck a motorcycle that carried a man and a woman. Both of the passengers ejected off of the motorcycle upon impact. The collision happened at approximately 10:31 p.m.
When emergency crews arrived at the scene, they found the man and woman lying in the roadway seriously injured. Sadly, despite multiple attempts to revive the woman, she succumbed to her injuries at the scene. The man was rushed to the nearest hospital for treatment.
The police are currently investigating the accident. They do not believe the driver was under the influence at the time of the accident.
Our thoughts are with the families of the deceased woman and the injured man. We wish him a complete recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Houston
Statistics show that motorcyclists are 25 times more likely to sustain fatal injuries than occupants in passenger vehicles. Because the only component protecting riders from serious injuries are helmets, they’re more likely to sustain injuries in other parts of their bodies, which are often catastrophic or fatal.
At The Benton Law Firm, we do everything within our power to assist those who have sustained injuries or had loved ones who lost their lives in motorcycle accidents. We have helped thousands of clients win their personal injury and wrongful death lawsuits. If you lost a loved one in a motorcycle accident, contact our office today for a free consultation at 214-219-4878.
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