Odessa, TX – Pedestrian Injured in Crash on Andrews Hwy
Odessa, TX (January 10, 2020) – On January 9th, the Odessa Police Department and several emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Andrews Highway. Reports indicate that a pedestrian was attempting to cross the roadway near the intersection of Orchard Drive.
As the pedestrian entered into the roadway, they were struck by a motor vehicle. The victim was seriously injured and transported to a local area hospital for treatment.
At this time, the Odessa Police Department is investigating.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Motor vehicle accidents send more than 7,600 pedestrians to hospitals with injuries every year in Texas. Although some injuries are minor in nature, far too many victims sustain broken bones and other debilitating injuries that require extensive medical attention. When victims are harmed in collisions, due to the negligent actions of others, it is crucial that they contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
The Benton Law Firm has decades of combined experience helping accident victims get the justice they deserve for their accidents. We strive to ensure those harmed collect the maximum amount of compensation for their legal claims to cover medical treatment, lost wages, and more. If you were injured in an accident, through no fault of your own, contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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