Pedestrian Killed in Hit and Run Accident
Axtell, TX. (February 17, 2020)- A pedestrian was killed by a vehicle Monday morning near Axtell, at around 8:30 a.m. The accident took place in the westbound lanes of Highway 31, near League Ranch Road. DPS reports say the victim was found lying in a grassy median and was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash is being investigated as a hit-and-run.
We would like to offer our condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Every year, more than 600 pedestrians lose their lives in auto accidents across Texas. Victims involved in these horrific collisions suffer fatal injuries as a result of another driver’s reckless actions while operating their vehicles. When victims lose their lives in these collisions, their families should reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
Texas pedestrian accident attorneys at The Benton Law Firm work diligently to help families collect the maximum amount of compensation for funeral services, pain and suffering, and more. Our team strives to ensure families are able to move forward after losing a loved one in a horrific collision. If your loved one died in an accident, due to the reckless actions of another driver, contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 777-7777 to see how we can help you.
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