Haltom City, TX – 2 Children Die In Drowning Incident On Springlake Pkwy
Haltom City, TX (September 2, 2019) – Emergency crews report that two young children have succumbed to injuries from a drowning incident on Springlake Parkway.
According to reports, on August 31, emergency crews reported to the scene of a drowning in an apartment community pool in the 6300 block of Springlake Parkway.
One child recovered from the pool, who was identified as a 7-year-old female, was transported to an area hospital where she was pronounced deceased.
A second child, who was identified as a 5-year-old female, was revitalized and transported to the ICU of the hospital. Crews confirmed that the young child succumbed to her injuries late Sunday evening.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the families of the victims who lost their lives in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Drowning Incidents in Texas
Between 2004 and 2015, over 3,500 people died in unintentional drownings throughout our state. Whenever private homes or public areas present hazardous areas for visitors, property owners can be held accountable for injuries or deaths which occur on the property.
In Texas, property owners have a legal responsibility to maintain safe places for visitors. They are required to properly maintain their properties, part of which includes providing adequate safety and lifeguards for the pool area. Victims who are injured, or families who lose loved ones in Texas, should contact a Texas premises liability attorney as soon as possible to explore legal options available for them.
The Benton Law Firm’s personal injury attorneys in Texas have helped numerous victims with premises liability claims regarding pools, hotels, and problems with adequate supervision. Our law firm is dedicated to helping those who suffer hold at-fault parties responsible for their actions. If you were injured, or your loved one died, due to the negligent acts of another person, contact our wrongful death attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see what legal options are available for you.
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