Harris County, TX – Pedestrian Killed in Accident on Beltway 8 East
Harris County, TX (September 9, 2019) – A pedestrian accident on Beltway 8 Monday morning resulted in fatal injuries.
Just after 5 a.m., emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Beltway 8 East heading toward Tidwell Rd.
According to reports, a pedestrian was attempting to cross the roadway when they were struck by a motor vehicle.
The pedestrian incurred fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
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
Being involved in a motor vehicle accident is often devastating. Those involved in pedestrian accidents are far more likely to sustain catastrophic or fatal injuries. Sadly, over 600 pedestrians lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents annually across our state.
These incidents often leave families behind to grieve the devastating loss of their loved one. Learning that their loved one lost their life due to the negligent or reckless acts of another person just makes the situation even more difficult to bear. In some cases, surviving family members can contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to get justice for their loved one.
Although it is never an easy decision to file a lawsuit against those at-fault, Texas pedestrian accident attorneys at The Benton Law Firm believe those harmed deserve to recover from the loss of their loved ones. Our attorneys work aggressively to ensure families are fully compensated for lost wages, funeral arrangements, and various other damages. Contact our reputable and knowledgeable personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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