Harris County, TX – Man Killed in Hit-and-Run Accident on Sugarland Howell Rd
Harris County, TX (January 19, 2020) On the morning of January 19th, three vehicles struck a man in the 7200 block of Sugarland Howell Road. According to reports, a man was walking in the roadway when two vehicles struck him without stopping. After a third vehicle struck him, the driver stopped and called 911. The fatal accident happened at around 2:00 a.m.
When the paramedics and other emergency crews arrived at the scene, they found the man deceased in the roadway.
Authorities are still searching for the two initial vehicles responsible for hitting the victim.
We send our condolences to the deceased victim’s family. Our thoughts are with him at this time.
Hit-and-Run Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Between 2006 and 2016, over 500,000 hit-and-run accidents occurred throughout Texas. During this time period, about 20 percent of all pedestrian fatalities throughout Texas were a result of those hit-and-run accidents. When families lose loved ones in these accidents, they have the right to file wrongful death lawsuits against all parties involved. However, it is important for families to file their claims immediately after the accident.
At The Benton Law Firm, our experienced wrongful death attorneys work hard every day to fight for the rights of our clients. We believe families should be fully compensated for medical bills, hospital expenses, lost wages, emotional distress, and more. If you recently lost a loved one in a pedestrian accident, call us today for a free consultation at (214) 219-4878. We are eager to assist you.
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