Austin, TX – Collision on Burleson Rd Results in Serious Injuries
Austin, TX (October 11, 2019) – A collision on Burleson Road left one woman in critical condition.
On October 7, authorities responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Burleson Road.
According to reports, a vehicle was traveling east along Burleson Road when it collided with a stropped vehicle at the intersection with Montopolis Drive.
The force of the impact sent both vehicles across the intersection.
An individual inside one of the vehicles sustained serious injuries and was transported to an area hospital in critical condition.
Police arrested the driver of the first vehicle for felony intoxication assault.
At this time, the collision remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
Drunk Driving Accidents in Texas
Every year, more than 17,500 people are seriously injured in collisions across our state. Roughly 50% of all collisions occur due to drivers who are operating vehicles while impaired. Drivers under the influence of drugs and alcohol often have delayed reactions, which means they are more likely to cause serious and often fatal collisions. When individuals are injured in drunk driving accidents, it is crucial that they contact a car accident attorney in Texas as soon as possible to protect their legal rights.
Texas personal injury attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have dedicated over two decades protecting the legal rights of accident victims across our state. Our team works diligently to ensure those harmed collect full and fair compensation to cover medical expenses, lost wages, and various other damages resulting from their accidents. Contact our car accident attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to explore legal options available for you.
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