Houston, TX – Girl Struck By Vehicle On Bellerive Drive
Houston, TX (September 2, 2019) – At approximately 11:10 p.m. on September 1, emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 7200 block of Bellerive Drive.
According to reports, a girl and her 4-year-old brother were attempting to cross the roadway when the girl was struck by a car.
The girl incurred critical injuries and was transported to an area hospital for treatment. The little boy was uninjured in the incident.
The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and cooperated with law enforcement officers.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Over 600 pedestrians suffer fatal injuries in accidents each year across Texas, while thousands more are injured. The fact that child victims are often more vulnerable to vehicles means they are more at risk of sustaining serious and life-altering injuries, like spinal cord injuries, for example.
In instances where victims are injured in horrific pedestrian accidents, they can contact a Texas pedestrian accident attorney from The Benton Law Firm.
Our reputable Texas personal injury attorneys help victims get the justice and compensation they deserve for their injuries. For several years, our Texas accident injury attorneys from The Benton Law Firm have helped numerous victims and surviving family members collect multi-million dollar settlements for their cases. If you were injured in a pedestrian accident caused by reckless and negligent acts of another person, contact our law firm at (214) 219-4878 to see what legal options are available for your case.
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