Forest Hill, TX – 14-Year-Old Killed in Industrial Accident on High Ridge Rd
Forest Hill, TX (January 5, 2020) An industrial accident happened on the afternoon of January 3rd. According to reports, a 14-year-old was critically injured after being crushed by large machinery in the 5200 block of High Ridge Road. The accident happened at around 2:30 p.m.
The paramedics arrived and rushed him to JPS, but he did not survive his injuries despite immediate medical attention.
The accident is still under investigation by authorities.
We send our condolences to the family of the 14-year-old deceased victim. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Child Injuries in Texas
Thousands of children lose their lives throughout the country every year in accidents on other people’s property or at business facilities. When business owners fail to inform the public about hazardous areas within their facilities, they can be sued for negligence, especially if children are harmed.
Losing a child can be the most traumatic experience a parent faces, leaving them emotionally distressed and unsure of what to do next. It’s important for families to seek legal assistance from child injury lawyers to assist them with filing wrongful death lawsuits.
At The Benton Law Firm, our experienced lawyers have spent years helping parents file lawsuits against negligent parties after losing their children in accidents. We put our clients’ needs first, which is how we have maintained such a high success rate. We know how to prove negligence and deal with predatory insurance companies that may attempt to take advantage of the sensitive situation. If you lost a child and need legal assistance, call us today to set up a free consultation at (214) 219-4878.
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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.