Austin, TX – Man on Wheelchair Injured in Crash on Emerald Forest Dr
Austin, TX (October 14, 2019) – One man remains hospitalized after an accident on Emerald Forest Drive.
At approximately 3:30 p.m. on October 13, emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Emerald Forest Drive.
According to reports, a man in his 20s was crossing the roadway near William Cannon Drive, in a wheelchair, when he was struck by a motor vehicle.
The man sustained critical and life-threatening injuries in the collision. He was transported to St. David’s South Austin Medical Center for treatment.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
Motor Vehicle Accidents in Texas
Every year, thousands of individuals are seriously injured in motor vehicle accidents across our state. Individuals traveling by foot and in wheelchairs are more likely to sustain serious injuries in collisions due to the fact that their bodies are completely exposed to the impact of motor vehicles. When individuals are harmed in accidents, due to the negligent acts of others, it is crucial that they contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Texas as soon as possible to protect their legal rights.
With over two decades of experience, Texas personal injury attorneys at The Benton Law Firm are dedicated to helping victims move forward from their accidents. Our team works diligently to ensure those harmed are able to obtain the maximum amount of compensation available to cover lost wages, medical expenses, and various other damages resulting from their collisions. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to explore legal options available for you.
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