Houston, TX – Pedestrian Killed in Crash on Bellfort St
Houston, TX (September 24, 2019) – A pedestrian accident in the 5900 block of Bellfort Street left one victim deceased.
According to reports, on September 13 just after 5:00 a.m., emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Bellfort Street.
Reports from the Houston Police Department’s Vehicular Crimes Division state that a 75-year-old pedestrian was traveling along the roadway. As the individual attempted to cross Bellfort Street near the intersection of Belgard Street, they were struck by a motor vehicle.
The female victim was transported to Memorial Hermann Hospital where she was pronounced deceased.
A second pedestrian, who was identified as a 54-year-old male, was injured and transported to Memorial Hermann Hospital.
At this time, the incident 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
Pedestrian accidents continue to cause devastation for families across our state. Unfortunately, walking along dark roadways can be extremely dangerous. Sadly, over 600 pedestrians lose their lives in fatal collisions throughout our state each year. When victims lose their lives due to the negligent acts of others, it is crucial that their families contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
The Benton Law Firm has nearly two decades of combined experience helping accident victims, and their families, collect full and fair compensation to the financial burdens they face from motor vehicle accidents. Our knowledgeable personal injury attorneys in Texas work diligently to ensure victims are protected through every step of their claims process. Contact our law firm today at (214) 219-4878 if your loved one was killed by a reckless or negligent driver.
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