Amarillo, TX – Man on Horse Injured in Crash on N Lakeside Dr
Amarillo, TX (October 18, 2019) – On October 17, at 8:08 p.m., emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Loop 335 (North Lakeside Drive ).
According to reports, a 52-year-old man was traveling eastbound along the roadway, on horseback, when he was struck by a 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee. The horse was killed in the collision.
The man sustained critical injuries in the collision and was rushed to an area hospital for treatment.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
Car Accidents in Texas
Every year, more than 17,500 people are injured in collisions across our state. Countless people across Texas utilize horses for both for enjoyment as well as for transportation. Unfortunately, there are many instances where individuals are injured in automobile accidents while riding on horses. When individuals are harmed in collisions, it is crucial that they contact a car accident attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
Texas personal injury attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have over twenty years of combined experience helping accident victims get the justice they deserve. Our knowledgeable attorneys are dedicated to helping victims collect the maximum amount of compensation available for medical expenses, lost wages, and various other damages resulting from their accidents. Contact our car accident as attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to explore legal options available for you.
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