Sherman, TX – Construction Worker Struck by Vehicle on FM 697
Sherman, TX (September 4, 2019) – A construction worker was hospitalized after a motor vehicle accident on Farm to Market Road 697.
According to reports, just after 5:30 p.m. on September 4, emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Farm to Market Road 697.
A construction worker was performing work-related duties on the roadway near the intersection of Webb Smith Road when they were run over by another worker.
The construction worker incurred serious injuries and was transported to an area hospital for emergency medical treatment.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
Workplace Accidents in Texas
Although companies implement safety rules and regulations to protect workers, there is no possible way to prevent every type of accident from happening. Unfortunately, the construction industry is one of the most dangerous in America.
Numerous Texans are injured in workplace accidents annually. In addition to dealing with excruciating pain, victims are often left without wages because they have to spend weeks or even months out of work to recover. It is crucial to hire a workplace accident attorney in Texas to help alleviate some of the financial burdens victims face.
Texas personal injury attorneys at The Benton Law Firm are dedicated to helping workplace accident victims get the financial compensation they deserve to help alleviate the financial burdens they face due to lost wages and medical expenses. Since 2005, we have helped numerous clients get full and fair compensation so they can focus on recovering. Contact our law firm at (214) 219-4878 to see what legal options are available for you.
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