Houston, TX – Injury Wreck Closes 3 Lanes on US 290 at Skinner Rd
Houston, TX (September 8, 2019) – Three lanes were closed as a result of an injury crash that occurred on US 290 Friday evening.
Authorities responded to the wreck around 7:10 p.m. and said that at least two sedans collided on westbound US 290, also called the Northwest Freeway, in Cypress just before Skinner Road. Both were traveling northwest when they collided in the right lanes.
Fire rescue squads, as well as paramedics, responded to the scene and assisted those injured by the crash. Witnesses say that three lanes were closed as a result of the wreck but opened approximately an hour after the wreck occurred.
At this time, the injury crash is still under investigation by officials and the drivers’ information has not been released.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.
Injury Car Wrecks in Texas
Accident injuries, as well as fatalities, are on the rise in Texas, with a 6% increase in serious injury wrecks over the last four years. And with more than 250,000 crashes occurring each year across the state, it’s clear that these serious accidents are an unfortunate reality of life. From long-term injuries and job loss or even death, devastating, unforeseen effects may plague victims after a crash. Thankfully, victims and their families can consult a knowledgable personal injury attorney in Texas and get the justice they deserve.
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Our lawyers have helped countless victims secure their fair compensation to cover emotional distress, physical trauma, and the costs they incur after a wreck. Contact our law office today at (214) 219-4878, and our Texas injury lawyers will help you review your options with a free consultation.
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