Fort Worth, TX – 1 Injured in Pedestrian Accident on S University Dr
Fort Worth, TX (September 28, 2019) Police officers and ambulance responded to a pedestrian accident on the afternoon of September 27th. A vehicle struck a pedestrian at 3001 South University Drive, not far from Texas Christian University. The accident happened around 3:30 p.m.
Paramedics were dispatched to the scene to transport the victim to a local area hospital for treatment.
The police are currently investigating the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Hundreds of pedestrians lose their lives annually in Texas. In fact, pedestrians are hit by vehicles every day for various reasons, including speeding, distracted driving, drunk driving, and fatigued driving. Sometimes negligent driving combined with hazardous roads or bad weather can also contribute to pedestrian accidents. Sometimes drivers don’t realize a pedestrian is in the street until it’s too late.
Because there are many factors that could cause a pedestrian accident, it’s important for injured victims to get help from our experienced Texas personal injury lawyers at The Benton Law Firm. Our lawyers specialize in helping pedestrians file lawsuits against negligent drivers in order to receive compensation for injuries and more. Contact our office today for a free consultation at (214)-219-4878.
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