Austin, TX – 3 Injured In Car Collision On E U.S. 290
Austin, TX (September 15, 2019) A major car collision happened on East U.S. 290 on the afternoon of September 15th. According to reporters, three vehicles crashed into each other on the 10000 block of East U.S. 290 just before 4:30 p.m.
As soon as the paramedics and other crews received the call, they rushed to the crash site to assist everyone involved. They found one person pinned inside of their vehicle and immediately extricated the victim. Two adults sustained serious injuries and were rushed to Dell Seton Medical Center. A child also sustained major trauma and was taken to Dell Seton Children’s Medical Center for treatment.
Investigators are determining what caused the collision and who was at fault.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.
Car Accidents in Texas
In 2015, statistics reveal that approximately 246,335 people were injured as a result of car accidents throughout Texas. Almost every single car accident that occurs is caused by some form of negligence. The most common forms are texting, speeding, drunk driving, falling asleep at the wheel, and distracting passengers. When drivers don’t commit to focusing on their surroundings, major accidents result within seconds of not paying attention.
Individuals who sustain injuries in car accidents that they didn’t cause should be compensated for medical treatment, vehicle damages, and more. At The Benton Law Firm, our Texas personal injury lawyers assist clients daily with their lawsuits and have successfully helped thousands of victims over the years in large settlements. Contact us for a free consultation if you or someone you love was hurt in a car accident at 214-219-4878.
Note: The information included in this post was derived from secondary sources and has not been independently confirmed. Any inaccurate information will be corrected immediately after being brought to the site’s attention. If you identify any false information within this story, please inform us immediately so we can adjust the post to contain the most accurate information available surrounding this event.
Disclaimer: The intent of this post is to provide general information to our readers and to help improve the safety and quality of life for those who live in our state. At The Benton Law Firm, we intend to honor those who are victimized in accidents across Texas. We aim to provide up to date information to the public surrounding these incidents in hopes of helping others avoid becoming victims themselves. If anyone is involved in an accident we would like to make sure they know how to respond, should a tragedy occur. Information in this post, should not be considered legal or medical advice. You should seek further assistance from a legal or medical professional if you or a loved one is a victim in an accident. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.