Copperas Cove, TX – William Ames ID’d as Victim Killed in S 7th St Collision
Copperas Cove, TX (January 17, 2020) – On January 13th, at around 6:40 a.m., authorities were called to the scene of a major motor vehicle accident on South 7th Street. Reports indicate that a pedestrian was struck by a motor vehicle along the roadway. The driver of the vehicle fled the scene without stopping.
Police arrived at the scene and pronounced the victim deceased. Authorities later identified the victim as 32-year-old William Ames.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation with the Copperas Cove Police Department.
We would like to offer our condolences to the family of William Ames. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Motor vehicle accidents claim the lives of more than 600 pedestrians in Texas every year. Sadly, the majority of these accidents are completely preventable. When victims lose their lives in pedestrian collisions, their families are often forced to spend thousands of dollars on funeral expenses and deal with overwhelming mental and emotional pain and suffering. When victims lose their lives in accidents, due to the actions of others, it is imperative that their families reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
The Benton Law Firm’s pedestrian accident attorneys in Texas have over two decades of combined experience helping families recover from the tragic loss of a loved one. We strive to ensure those harmed are able to collect full and fair compensation for funeral services, lost wages, and more. Contact our law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to see how our personal injury attorneys in Texas can help you.
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