Written by: The Benton Law Firm Last Updated : December 2, 2021

Dallas, TX – Teen Succumbs to injuries from Ellis Davis Field House Incident

Dallas, TX (January 20, 2020) – A teen critically injured in a shooting at the Dallas ISD basketball game has died from his injuries.

Just after 9 a.m., on January 11, gun fire broke out at the Ellis David Field House, located on South Polk Street, during an altercation that took place during a basketball game between Kimball and South Oak Cliff high schools.

An 18-year-old teen was struck by one bullet, incurring critical injuries.

Sadly, authorities confirmed that the victim passed away on January 18.

At this time, police are investigating.

We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident.  Our thoughts are with them at this time.

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Dallas, TX – Teen Succumbs to injuries from Ellis Davis Field House IncidentEvery day, individuals throughout Texas go to various public locations. While on another person’s property, guests expect to be safe. Sadly, there are numerous instances where victims lose their lives in incidents due to a property owner’s failure to ensure adequate security measures are in place. When victims lose their lives in horrific incidents, it is imperative that their families contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.

Our team at The Benton Law Firm has fought aggressively for over two decades to ensure individuals across our state are legally protected after losing loved ones in devastating incidents. Our premises liability attorneys in Texas work diligently to ensure families obtain the maximum amount of compensation available for medical treatment, lost wages, funeral services, and more. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to get the justice you deserve.

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