Houston, TX – Crash on Edgebrook Dr Results in Fatal Injuries
Houston, TX (October 8, 2019) – A pedestrian was struck and killed by a motor vehicle on Edgebrook Drive.
According to reports, at approximately 7:45 p.m. on October 5, a pedestrian was attempting to cross Edgebrook Drive near the Gulf Freeway when they were struck by a motor vehicle.
The driver of the black pickup truck fled the scene without stopping to render aid.
The pedestrian sustained critical injuries in the collision and was transported to an area hospital for treatment. Authorities confirmed that the victim later succumbed to their injuries.
At this time, the collision remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost his or her life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
More than 600 pedestrians lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents across Texas. Unfortunately, numerous accidents involve drivers who flee the scene without stopping to render aid. When victims die in these horrible accidents, they often leave behind friends and family members who are devastated by their loss. When victims die as the result of a driver’s reckless or negligent acts, their families should contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
Texas pedestrian accident attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have over two decades of combined experience helping accident victims and their families get the justice they deserve. Our attorneys are dedicated to helping families get full and fair compensation necessary to cover the costs of funeral arrangements and various other end of life costs incurred from the fatal accident of a loved one. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to explore legal options available for you.
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