Spring, TX – 16-Year-Old Injured In Pedestrian Accident On Landry Blvd
Spring, TX (December 21, 2019) On the evening of December 21st, a pedestrian accident left a teenager critically injured. According to reports, a vehicle struck a 16-year-old on the 9600 block of Landry Boulevard.
When emergency crews received the call, they rushed to the scene and found the teenager lying in the road with critical injuries. An emergency helicopter flew the injured teen to a nearby hospital for treatment.
The police are still investigating what led up to the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured teenager and his family at this time. We wish him a complete recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
According to recent studies, teenagers between the ages of 14 and 19 account for 50 percent of child pedestrian injuries. Unfortunately, distracted driving, speeding, and nighttime driving are huge contributing factors to the increase in pedestrian accidents in recent years years. When drivers are being negligent on the road, they increase their chances of accidentally striking a teenager and leaving them critically injured.
Parents can seek legal assistance from an experienced Texas personal injury attorney if their child was hit by a vehicle, as long as their child was not at fault for the accident.
At The Benton Law Firm, we have spent nearly 20 years committed to helping our clients gain justice after being injured by other drivers. If you or someone you love was hurt in a pedestrian accident, contact us today at (214) 219-4878 for a free consultation.
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