Written by: The Benton Law Firm Last Updated : December 23, 2019

Houston, TX – Man Killed in I-45 (Gulf Freeway) Pedestrian Accident

Houston, TX (December 23, 2019) – A pedestrian accident on Interstate 45 claimed one person’s life on Saturday.

At approximately 11:50 p.m., on December 21, authorities rushed to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 5700 block of the Gulf Freeway.

According to reports, a male pedestrian was struck by several vehicles along the Interstate.

The victim incurred fatal injuries and was declared deceased immediately.

At least one driver remained at the scene after the incident while several others returned to speak with law enforcement.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

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

Houston, TX – Man Killed in I-45 (Gulf Freeway) Pedestrian AccidentEvery year, more than 600 pedestrians incur fatal injuries after being struck by motor vehicles throughout our state. In many cases, families are left to grieve the sudden and unexpected death of a loved one. When victims lose their lives due to the negligent actions of others, it is imperative that their families reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Texas at their earliest convenience.

Our team at The Benton Law Firm has over two decades of combined experience fighting on behalf of families to ensure they get the justice they deserve for their loved one. Our knowledgeable pedestrian accident attorneys in Texas strive to help families collect the maximum amount of compensation available for funeral services, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. If your loved one died in a collision, due to the negligence of another driver, contact our pedestrian accident attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.

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Disclaimer: The intent of this post is to provide general information to our readers and to help improve the safety and quality of life for those who live in our state. At The Benton Law Firm, we intend to honor those who are victimized in accidents across Texas. We aim to provide up to date information to the public surrounding these incidents in hopes of helping others avoid becoming victims themselves. If anyone is involved in an accident we would like to make sure they know how to respond, should a tragedy occur. Information in this post, should not be considered legal or medical advice. You should seek further assistance from a legal or medical professional if you or a loved one is a victim in an accident. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.

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