Frisco, TX – Carlynn Beatty Injured in Crash on Texas A&M Campus
Frisco, TX (September 17, 2019) – On September 14, emergency crews responded to the scene of a pedestrian accident at the Texas A&M campus.
According to reports, Carlynn Beatty was walking through the campus when she was struck by a motor vehicle.
The driver of the vehicle, 17-year-old Pedro Puga, fled the scene of the incident and was later apprehended and charged for driving under the influence of drugs and alcohol at the time of the incident.
Beatty was seriously injured in the collision and hospitalized immediately after.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with Carlynn Beatty and her family at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Traveling by foot is a popular method of transportation at college campuses across our state. Although we are often lead to believe this method of transportation is safe and reliable, numerous victims are seriously injured by drivers who are under the influence of drugs and alcohol.
Pedestrians are at an increased risk for sustaining broken bones, traumatic brain injuries, and other serious and permanent impairments. In cases where pedestrians are injured by distracted or reckless drivers, they can contact a personal injury attorney in Texas to get remuneration for various damages.
Texas pedestrian accident attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have extensive experience helping victims collect compensation to cover lost wages, medical expenses, pain and suffering, and more. We are dedicated to helping those harmed hold at-fault drivers accountable. Contact the Benton Law Firm at (214) 219-4878 to speak with a reputable personal injury attorney in Texas about your claim.
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