Written by: The Benton Law Firm Last Updated : September 5, 2019

Garland, TX – 8-Year-Old Struck by Car on Northwest Hwy

Garland, TX (August 28, 2019) – On August 28, at approximately 3:30 p.m., emergency crews responded to the scene of a pedestrian accident on Northwest Highway.

According to reports, an 8-year-old child was walking through a construction zone on Northwest Highway near Birchwood Drive when he was struck by a motor vehicle.

The child sustained head and neck injuries and was being evaluated with the Garland Fire Department prior to being transported to an area hospital.

At this time, the collision remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.

Pedestrian Accidents in Texas

Garland, TX – 8-Year-Old Struck by Car on Northwest HighwayEvery year, thousands of individuals across our state are seriously injured in pedestrian accidents. Unfortunately, children are at an increased risk of sustaining broken bones and other life-altering injuries.

When children are injured in pedestrian accidents, it is crucial that their parents contact a Texas pedestrian accident attorney as soon as possible. Families may be entitled to restitution for lost wages, medical expenses, and various other damages incurred from the accident.

The Benton Law Firm’s accident injury attorneys in Texas work diligently to help those harmed get justice and compensation they deserve. Our firm has helped clients obtain successful outcomes on even some of the most challenging claims. Contact our child injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to get help now.

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Disclaimer: The intent of this post is to provide general information to our readers and to help improve the safety and quality of life to those who live in our state. At The Benton Law Firm, we intend to honor those who are victimized in accidents across Texas. We aim to provide up to date information to the public surrounding these incidents in hopes of helping others avoid becoming victims themselves. If anyone is involved in an accident we would like to make sure they know how to respond, should a tragedy occur. Information in this post, should not be considered legal or medical advice. You should seek further assistance from a legal or medical professional if you or a loved one is a victim in an accident. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.

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