Houston, TX – Pedestrian Fatally Injured in Crash on Main St
Houston, TX (September 10, 2019) – At approximately 10:10 p.m. on September 9, emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 14100 block of South Main Street.
According to reports, two pedestrians were walking across the roadway when they were struck by a maroon Toyota. The driver of the vehicle fled the scene without stopping to render aid.
One of the pedestrians sustained fatal injuries in the collision. Emergency crews arrived at the scene and pronounced the victim deceased.
A second victim was critically injured and transported to an area hospital for treatment.
At this time, the collision remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
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
Every year, more than 600 pedestrians lose their lives in collisions across our state. These accidents often leave families devastated. Many individuals choose this method of transportation because it is generally good for you, free, and reliable. Unfortunately, there are countless drivers who fail to pay attention to their surroundings. When victims lose their lives in fatal pedestrian accidents, it is imperative that their families contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
Texas pedestrian accident attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have over twenty years of combined experience helping thousands of families get the justice and compensation they deserve for their legal claims.
Our injury accident attorneys in Texas understand it is difficult for surviving family members to decide whether they should file a legal claim against those at fault for the death of their loved one. However, we believe those harmed should recover from their tragic loss. Contact our Law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to schedule a free case evaluation to see how we can help you.
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