San Antonio, TX – Fatal Accident Leaves Woman Killed on Culebra Rd
San Antonio, TX (January 26, 2020) The police are investigating a fatal accident that happened in the 3600 block of Culebra Road. According to reports, an 18-year-old driver was found passed out behind the wheel in the parking lot of a CD Tire Shop. They also found a woman lying next to the car on the passenger side with fatal injuries. The accident happened at around 3:20 a.m.
The paramedics transported the driver to University Hospital for treatment.
The police are currently investigating the accident to determine if the 18-year-old driver struck the deceased woman. They believe the driver may have been under the influence at the time of the accident.
We send our condolences to the family of the deceased woman. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Studies confirm that nighttime accidents account for the 90 percent increase in pedestrian fatalities throughout the country within the past 10 years. When pedestrians are hit overnight on weekends, the cause can often be attributed to drunk or reckless driving. It’s important for families to exercise their rights by immediately filing a wrongful death lawsuit against all responsible parties.
At The Benton Law Firm, we spend every day assisting families with wrongful death lawsuits, which can be very complex cases. We have the tools needed to help families successfully win large settlements to cover all necessary expenses. If your loved one was hit by a vehicle, contact our office today for a free consultation at (214) 219-4878.
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