Carrollton, TX – Child Struck & Killed by Vehicle on S Josey Ln
Carrollton, TX (December 24, 2019) – A tragic pedestrian accident on Monday claimed the life of a child.
On December 23, the Carrollton Police Department was called to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 1400 block of South Josey Lane. Reports from police indicate that a 12-year-old boy was walking along the side of the roadway when he was struck by a motor vehicle.
The young boy was rushed to an area hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries.
At this time, police in Carrollton are investigating.
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
More than 600 pedestrians sadly lose their lives annually in motor vehicle accidents throughout Texas. Unfortunately, accidents involving children are more likely to end in devastation for families. When families lose loved ones due to the negligent actions of other drivers, it is imperative that they reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
The Benton Law Firm has over two decades of combined experience helping families recover from the tragic and unexpected loss of a loved one. Although no amount of compensation can alleviate the pain and suffering families face, having the financial resources necessary to cover resulting financial burdens can help alleviate some of the stress they face. If your loved one lost their life in a pedestrian accident, contact our pedestrian accident attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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