San Antonio, TX – Man Injured in Pedestrian Accident on Hicks Ave
San Antonio, TX (September 22, 2019) A pedestrian was hit by a car on the evening of September 21st. An SUV struck a man at the intersection of Hicks Avenue and Pecan Valley Drive as he was crossing the street.
Emergency crews found the man injured and on the road when they arrived. They took him to a nearby hospital for treatment. He is reported to be in stable condition.
His identity has not been released but the reports describe him as a Latin male in his 20’s.
This accident is still being investigated by authorities.
Our thoughts are with the injured man and his family at this time. We wish him a complete recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in San Antonio
Researchers completed a study from 2013 to 2015 and discovered that 1,771 pedestrian accidents took place in San Antonio alone. Most pedestrian accidents result from unfocused drivers. Even if drivers are distracted for only a few seconds, that’s enough time to severely injure someone.
When pedestrians have the right of way and are still hit by vehicles, they have the right to file a personal injury lawsuit to receive compensation for medical expenses and more.
Our experienced Texas personal injury attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have spent nearly two decades successfully fighting for the rights of injured pedestrians. We have helped thousands of injured victims receive fair compensation from irresponsible drivers. Contact our office today at (214) 219-4878 for a free consultation if you or someone you love was hit by a car. We are here to help you.
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