Dallas, TX – Construction Worker Killed on Lakeland Dr
Dallas, TX (January 9, 2020) – A workplace accident claimed one victim’s life on Wednesday.
On January 8, the Dallas Police Department responded to the scene of a fatal workplace accident in the 1200 block of Lakeland Drive.
Reports indicate that a male worker was performing duties in the area when he was struck by a cherry picker vehicle. The pedestrian was then trapped beneath the vehicle.
Crews arrived at the scene to provide the patient with care. Sadly, the 52-year-old male victim succumbed to his injuries.
At this time, the Dallas Police Department’s Traffic Unit is 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 Workplace Accidents in Texas
Every day, millions of workers head out to their places of employment across Texas. Unfortunately, numerous victims never make it back home. Losing a loved one in a workplace accident can have a detrimental impact on a family. Not only are they left with the overwhelming mental and emotional pain and suffering, but they often lose incomes they depend on. When victims lose their lives on the job, it is crucial that their families reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
The Benton Law Firm’s workplace accident attorneys in Texas understand the truly devastating challenges families face after losing a loved one in a work-related incident. For this reason, our team strives to help them collect the compensation they need to cover the financial burdens they face. Although we cannot bring back those tragically taken away too early, we are dedicated to helping families obtain some justice after a devastating loss. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to discuss your claim.
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