Midland, TX – A Bicyclist was Fatally Struck by a Train near I-20 & Terrell St
Midland, TX (September 9, 2019) – A bicyclist lost their life during a collision Sunday evening.
During the evening hours of September 8, emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on the Interstate Business Loop 20 near Terrell Street.
According to reports, a bicyclist was crossing over the train tracks in the area when they were struck by a train.
The bicyclist sustained fatal injuries in the collision 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 Bicycle Accidents in Texas
There are many instances where bicyclists are struck by motor vehicles. In cases where bicyclists are struck by trains and other large vehicles, they are at an increased risk for sustaining fatal injuries.
When bicyclists are killed, surviving family members can contact a Texas wrongful death attorney to get justice for their loved ones. Surviving relatives can file a wrongful death claim against the at-fault party to obtain restitution to cover medical expenses, funeral expenses, and other damages incurred from the accident.
Texas bicycle accident attorneys at The Benton law firm have over 20 years of experience hoping those harmed get the Justice and compensation they deserve. Our skilled and aggressive attorneys work diligently to help surviving relatives get Justice for the wrongful death of their loved one. Contact our law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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