Houston, TX – Teen Seriously Injured in Crash on Broadway St
Houston, TX (December 16, 2019) – A pedestrian accident on Broadway Street near the La Porte Freeway left one person injured.
At approximately 7 p.m., on December 10, authorities responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Broadway Street. According to reports, a 15-year-old male freshman from the Milby High School was attempting to cross the street over to the Burger King when he was struck by a white van.
The driver of the van fled the scene without stopping to render aid.
The teen was critically injured and rushed to an area hospital for treatment.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his family at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
More than 7,500 pedestrians are injured in collisions throughout Texas each year. In countless cases, victims sustain serious and life-altering injuries due to the negligent actions of others. Teens and children are at a heightened risk of incurring serious injuries due to their size and bone structure. When victims are harmed in these horrific and unpredictable incidents, it is crucial that they contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Texas at their earliest convenience.
Over the years, The Benton Law Firm has helped countless victims collect the maximum amount of compensation available for their legal claims. Our skilled and aggressive personal injury attorneys in Texas strive to ensure those harmed are in the best position possible to tend to the financial burdens resulting from their accidents so they can focus on recovering. Contact our law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to schedule a free case evaluation to explore legal options available for you.
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