Granite Shoals, TX – Bicyclist Struck & Killed on Ranch Rd 1431
Granite Shoals, TX (October 4, 2019) – On October 3rd, at approximately 11 a.m., emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Ranch Road 1431.
According to reports, a cyclist was traveling along the roadway when they were struck by an eastbound pickup on the 8400 block of FM 1431.
The impact of the collision caused the bicyclist to go under the trailer and eventually landing in the ditch on the side of the road.
The victim incurred fatal injuries in the collision and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Bicycle Accidents in Texas
Every year, more than 3,700 people lose their lives in collisions across our state. Sadly, numerous bicyclists are victimized in these horrific fatal collisions.
When individuals lose their lives in bicycle accidents, they often leave behind families who are devastated by their sudden and unexpected loss. In some cases, surviving relatives can contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
Over the years, Texas personal injury attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have over two decades of experience helping families get the justice and compensation they deserve. Our team works diligently to ensure those harmed are able to obtain compensation to cover the damages incurred from a loved one’s fatal collision. Contact our bicycle accident attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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