Copperas Cove, TX – Man Killed in S 7th St Collision
Copperas Cove, TX (January 14, 2020) – One man lost his life in a motor vehicle accident on South 7th Street.
Around 6:40 a.m., on January 13, the Copperas Cove Police and Fire Departments were called to the scene of a major motor vehicle accident on South 7th Street. Reports indicate that a motor vehicle struck a pedestrian along the roadway near the intersection or Urbantke Lane.
The driver of the vehicle then fled the scene of the accident but was later apprehended and arrested.
The 32-year-old male pedestrian sustained fatal injuries and was 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 his life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Motor vehicle accidents claim the lives of more than 600 pedestrians across Texas each year. Countless victims end up suffering fatal injuries in collisions due to the reckless and negligent actions of others. In some cases, surviving relatives can reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Texas to hold wrongdoers accountable for their actions.
Our team at The Benton Law Firm works diligently to ensure families get the justice they deserve after losing loved ones in tragic collisions. We strive to ensure families recover the maximum amount of compensation available to alleviate the financial burdens they face from funeral services, lost wages, and various other damages resulting from their loss. If your loved one died in an accident, due to the reckless actions of another person, contact our pedestrian accident attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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