Longview, TX – Car Accident on N Seventh St Causes Injuries
Longview, TX (September 29, 2019) An injury accident was reported by the Longview Police Department on the morning of September 26th. Vehicles collided at the intersection of North Seventh Street and Sandefur Street for reasons that are still being investigated. The accident was reported shortly before 6:00 a.m.
Very little information has been provided regarding the crash, except that it resulted in the injury of at least one person involved. Paramedics were on-site to render aid to the injured parties.
The accident is under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Texas
Thousands of car accidents occur throughout Texas annually, mainly due to some form of negligence. The most common forms of negligence include speeding, intoxication behind the wheel, use of handheld devices, and other distractions. Studies show that in 2015, about 2,500 accidents were caused by distracted driving and left individuals suffering from incapacitating injuries, while another 10,000 people suffered from mild injuries.
Victims sustaining injuries in an accident, that was not their fault, may be able to obtain compensation from the at-fault party to cover damages. In order to do so, injured victims may need to file a personal injury claim within the statute of limitations. If not, their case may be deemed invalid.
At The Benton Law Firm, we help injured victims with their personal injury lawsuits every day. We work hard to help them prove their negligence claims and obtain full and fair settlements to cover damages and losses. Contact our office today for a free consultation with one of our personal injury attorneys at (214) 219-4878.
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