Trent, TX – Child Critically Injured in Crash on I-20
Trent, TX (October 3, 2019) – On October 3rd, emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Interstate-20 just before 8 p.m.
According to reports, a child was traveling across the roadway on a bicycle when they were struck by a pickup truck.
The child was critically injured in the collision and flown to Cook Children’s Medical Center for treatment.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation by the Texas Department of Public Safety.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
Bicycle Accidents in Texas
Countless people choose bicycles for transportation across our state. Bikes provide freedom and flexibly to travelers as a method of transportation that is both healthy and free. Unfortunately, countless bicyclists are injured in motor vehicle accidents across our state annually. In cases where bicyclists are injured by negligent or reckless drivers, it is imperative for them to contact a bicycle accident attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
The Benton Law Firm’s personal injury attorneys in Texas understand the difficulties victims face after being involved in a motor vehicle accident. For this reason, we work diligently to ensure those harmed are able to obtain the compensation they deserve to alleviate the costs of medical treatment and the impact of lost wages. If you were injured in a bicycle accident, by no fault of your own, contact our injury accident attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to schedule a free case evaluation to see how we can help you.
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