Austin, TX – Pedestrian Killed In Crash on I-35
Austin, TX (September 2, 2019) – Emergency crews responded to the scene of a fatal pedestrian accident just after 3 a.m. on September 2.
According to reports, a male pedestrian was attempting to cross the interstate near 16th Street when he was struck by a semi-truck in the roadway.
The male incurred fatal injuries in the collision.
Emergency crews from the Austin-Travis County EMS responded to the scene and pronounced the male deceased.
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
Over 600 pedestrians lose their lives annually in collisions across Texas. Sadly, these individuals often leave behind grieving families who are forced to spend thousands of dollars on medical and funeral expenses.
Surviving family members who are left to deal with the overwhelming emotional and financial consequences of a fatal collision should contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible. It is imperative for those harmed to hold wrongdoers accountable for their actions.
Texas pedestrian accident attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have over 20-years of combined experience helping accident victims and their families get compensation and justice for the wrongful death of a loved one. Our aggressive attorneys work diligently to ensure surviving family members are fully compensation so they can take care of all the financial burdens incurred from the incident. If your loved one died due to the negligent or reckless acts of a driver, contact our Texas car accident attorneys at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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