Lancaster, TX – Pedestrian Struck & Killed on I-35 E (US-77)
Lancaster, TX (October 29, 2019) – A Pedestrian accident just before midnight on Interstate 35 left one victim deceased.
On October 27, the Lancaster Fire Department, EMS, and Police Department were called to the scene of a major motor vehicle accident on Interstate 35 East.
According to reports, a male pedestrian was attempting to cross the northbound side of Interstate 35 East, near Bear Creek Road, when he was struck by a motor vehicle.
The male victim sustained fatal injuries and passed away at the scene.
The Lancaster Police Department is currently investigating this incident.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost his life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Although many people consider walking to be a safe and reliable method for transportation, countless individuals end up being fatally injured in automobile accidents. Approximately 11% of all fatal collisions in Texas involve pedestrians. When pedestrians are killed in collisions, due to the negligent acts of others, it is crucial that their families contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas.
Over the years, The Benton Law Firm has helped thousands of claimants obtain the maximum amount of compensation available for their legal claims. Working with an attorney after an accident is a family’s best bet for recovering full and fair compensation to cover funeral arrangements and other damages incurred from their accidents. Contact our car accident attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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