Amarillo, TX – 1 Person Hospitalized After Crash on Westlawn Ave
Amarillo, TX (October 4, 2019) – At approximately 7:55 a.m. on October 3rd, the Amarillo Police Department responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on the 3900 block of Westlawn Avenue.
According to reports, a 64-year-old female was attempting to cross the roadway when she was struck by a van, which was being driven by a 76-year-old man.
The woman was injured in the collision and transported to an area hospital for treatment.
At this time, the collision remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Every year, thousands of pedestrians are injured in motor vehicle accidents across our state. In countless cases, victims are forced into area hospitals where they have to undergo extensive medical treatment for their injuries. Sadly, many victims are left to deal with overwhelming pain and suffering while spending thousands of dollars on medical treatment for their injuries.
As if the circumstances surrounding these incidents were not bad enough, victims are often forced out of work for several weeks and left without the ability to tend to their financial needs. When victims are injured in collisions due to the reckless or negligent acts of others, it is crucial that they contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Texas as soon as possible to ensure their legal rights are protected.
Texas personal injury attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have over 20-years of combined experience fighting on behalf of injured victims to ensure they get the justice and compensation they deserve. Our skilled and knowledgeable attorneys work diligently to ensure victims are fully and fairly compensated so they can cover the costs of medical treatment and various other damages resulting from their accidents. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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Disclaimer: The intent of this post is to provide general information to our readers and to help improve the safety and quality of life for those who live in our state. At The Benton Law Firm, we intend to honor those who are victimized in accidents across Texas. We aim to provide up to date information to the public surrounding these incidents in hopes of helping others avoid becoming victims themselves. If anyone is involved in an accident we would like to make sure they know how to respond, should a tragedy occur. Information in this post, should not be considered legal or medical advice. You should seek further assistance from a legal or medical professional if you or a loved one is a victim in an accident. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.