Houston, TX – Pedestrian Struck & Killed on Telephone Rd (TX-35)
Houston, TX (December 27, 2019) – According to reports, on December 27th, authorities were called to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Telephone Road. Reports indicate that a male pedestrian was attempting to cross the roadway near the Hobby Airport when he was struck by an 18-wheeler.
The victim incurred fatal injuries in the collision and was immediately declared deceased.
At this time, the Vehicle Crimes Investigation team is investigating.
We would like to offer our condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Every year, over 600 pedestrians sadly lose their lives in automobile accidents across our state. These incidents account for over 16.8 percent of all traffic-related fatalities reported in Texas annually. In many cases, victims incur fatal injuries as a direct result of another person’s negligent or reckless actions. Surviving families can contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to explore legal options available for them.
Over the years, The Benton Law Firm has helped thousands of claimants get the maximum amount of compensation available for their claims. Our Texas pedestrian accident attorneys strive to help those harmed collect the maximum amount of compensation attainable for lost wages, funeral services, and more. If your loved one lost their life in a tragic collision, due to the negligence of another driver, contact our wrongful death attorneys in Houston at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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