Lubbock, TX – 3-Year-Old Struck & Killed on 15th St
Lubbock, TX (January 2, 2020) – A young child sadly lost their life in a pedestrian accident on Wednesday.
On January 1, authorities were called to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 1900 block of 15th Street. Reports from the Lubbock Police Department indicate that a 3-year-old was in a driveway at a residence on the street when they were struck by a motor vehicle.
The child sustained fatal injuries and was immediately declared deceased at the scene.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere 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
Pedestrian accidents claim the lives of more than 600 victims each year in Texas. These accidents are often devastating because of the fact that victims are generally defenseless against the impact of motor vehicles. When victims are harmed in collisions, due to the actions of others, it is crucial that their families reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Texas at their earliest convenience.
Our team at The Benton Law Firm has extensive experience helping families get the justice they deserve for their loved ones. Our pedestrian accident attorneys in Texas strive to ensure families are in the best position imaginable to cover funeral services costs, lost earnings, and other damages resulting from their accidents. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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