Houston, TX – Pedestrian Killed in Semi-Truck Crash on Clay Rd
Houston, TX (September 11, 2019) – On September 10, just before 9 p.m., emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 11800 block of Clay Road.
According to reports, a pedestrian was attempting to cross the roadway in the area when they were struck by a big rig.
Crews attempted to perform CPR on the victim but were unable to revive him at the scene.
After several attempts, emergency crews declared the fatally injured victim deceased.
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 Car Accidents in Texas
Although motor vehicles are a reliable method for transportation, approximately 10 people lose their lives daily in collisions across our state. Sadly, more than 600 of those killed tragically are pedestrians. These horrific accidents have a detrimental impact on families who are left to grieve the unexpected loss of their loved ones.
In some cases, surviving relatives are left to bear the costs for funeral arrangements, medical treatments, and other damages incurred from these horrific accidents. In cases where victims lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents caused by negligent or reckless drivers, families should contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
The Benton Law Firm’s car accident attorneys in Texas have over twenty years of combined experience helping accident victims and their families get the compensation they deserve for their legal claims. Our knowledgeable personal injury attorneys in Texas have helped numerous victims collect millions of dollars for their legal claims. If your loved one died in a car accident caused by a reckless or negligent driver, contact our law firm at (214) 219-4878 to explore legal options available for you.
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