Fort Worth, TX – Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Train On NE 23rd St
Fort Worth, TX (September 2, 2019) – Fort Worth Police Department responded to the scene of a pedestrian accident early Monday morning.
According to reports, on September 2, emergency crews responded to the scene of an incident near the intersection of NE 23rd Street and Samuels Avenue.
A pedestrian was located deceased at the scene. Police are actively investigating the incident. The pedestrian was fatally struck by a train as it passed through the area.
At this time, it is unclear as to whether or not the driver of the train remained at the scene of the incident.
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
More than 600 people lose their lives in pedestrian crashes every year across our state. Sadly, these devastating incidents often have very negative consequences for victims and their families.
Families who lose a loved one in a fatal pedestrian accident should contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible. Surviving family members may be entitled to restitution to cover the costs of funeral expenses, burial arrangements, and various other financial burdens incurred from the accident.
Texas pedestrian accident attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have nearly two decades of combined experience helping accident victims and their families get the full and fair amount of compensation they deserve from those at fault. We firmly believe the best way to protect our communities is by holding wrongdoers accountable for their actions. Contact our Texas wrongful death attorneys at (214) 219-4878 to see what legal options are available for you.
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