Austin, TX – Bicyclist Injured in Crash on US-290
Austin, TX (January 21, 2020) – A bicyclist remains hospitalized after a horrific collision on US Highway 290.
On January 20, at around 1:45 a.m., authorities responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on US Highway 290. Reports indicate that a male bicyclist was traveling down the highway when he was struck by an SUV near Northeast Drive.
The driver remained at the scene. The victim was rushed to an area hospital with serious injuries.
At this time, police are investigating.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
Bicycle Accidents in Texas
Thousands of bicyclists suffer serious injuries in collisions throughout Texas each year. Unfortunately, careless drivers sharing the road often fail to recognize the legal rights bicyclists have. As a result, they recklessly strike these riders and cause them extensive harm. When victims are injured in collisions, it is crucial that they reach out to a bicycle accident attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
Our team at The Benton Law Firm has over two decades of combined experience helping victims get the justice they deserve from those who cause them harm. Our Texas personal injury attorneys provide aggressive legal representation to ensure wrongdoers are held accountable for their actions and victims are fully and fairly compensated for their injuries and damages. Contact our law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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