Pasadena, TX – Officer Injured in Crash on Spencer Highway
Pasadena, TX (December 17, 2019) – On December 16, authorities responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on the Spencer Highway.
As per reports, at approximately 7:34 p.m., a driver ran a red light at the intersection of Spencer Highway and Watters Road and collided with a patrol car. The impact of the collision sent the patrol car into a utility pole.
One officer inside the vehicle was injured. The victim was transported to Memorial Hermann Hospital for treatment.
At this time, police are investigating.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
Motor Vehicle Accidents in Texas
Every year, more than 17,500 people are hospitalized with serious injuries as a result of motor vehicle accidents in Texas. In countless cases, victims have to go through surgery and spend weeks in hospitals to recover. Unfortunately, a large percentage of these collisions are caused by negligent and reckless drivers. When victims incur devastating injuries, due to the actions of others, it is imperative that they reach out to a car accident attorney in Texas at their earliest convenience.
Our team at The Benton Law Firm has over two decades of combined experience helping accident victims get the justice they deserve. Our team works diligently to ensure those harmed are fully and fairly compensated for medical treatment, pain and suffering, and more. If you were injured in an accident, through no fault of your own, contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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