Lubbock, TX – Pedestrian Killed in Accident on 46th St
Lubbock, TX (September 26, 2019) – On September 26, just after midnight, emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on 46th Street.
According to reports, a male pedestrian was attempting to cross 46th Street at the intersection of Quaker Avenue when he was struck by a motor vehicle.
The pedestrian was rushed to an area hospital for medical treatment. Authorities confirmed that the victim succumbed to his injuries shortly after arriving.
At this time, the Lubbock Police Department is investigating the incident.
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
More than 600 pedestrians lose their lives in fatal collisions across our state annually. Individuals head out to utilize a healthier form of transportation and end up paying the ultimate price.
Quite often, pedestrians are killed in accidents caused by negligent or reckless drivers on the road. In some cases, surviving relatives are able to contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to get justice for their loved one. Families who are left to bear the costs for funeral arrangements and other damages may be able to obtain restitution from those at-fault to alleviate the financial burdens they face.
Over the years, Texas pedestrian accident attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have helped countless victims collect millions of dollars for their legal claims. Although filing a lawsuit against an at-fault driver is a difficult decision for families to make, we believe those harmed deserve to recover from the wrongful death of a loved one. Contact our law office today at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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