Houston, TX – Deborah Hodges Killed in TX-6 Pedestrian Accident
Houston, TX (November 27, 2019) – A pedestrian accident on State Highway 6 claimed one victim’s life.
On November 22, at approximately 4:30 a.m., authorities responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 8400 block of South State Highway 6.
According to reports, Deborah Hodges entered out into the roadway and was struck by a motor vehicle. The vehicle fled the scene without stopping to render aid.
As Hodges lay in the roadway, she was struck by a second vehicle. The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and called the police.
Unfortunately, authorities determined that Hodges was struck by several vehicles and ultimately was pronounced deceased at the scene.
At this time, police are investigating.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Deborah Hodges. 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 annually. In many cases, victims leave behind families who are devastated. As if learning that a loved one was not difficult enough, families are often left with the reality that their loved one died as a result of another person’s negligence. In some cases, surviving relatives can contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
Our team at The Benton Law Firm has over two decades of combined experience helping families recover from the tragic loss of a loved one. Our team strives to help those affected by a tragic loss to collect the maximum amount of compensation available for them to cover lost wages, funeral costs, and more. Contact our pedestrian accident attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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