Skateboarder Struck, Killed by a Vehicle on Dyer Street in Northeast El Paso
El Paso, TX. (March 4, 2020)- A skateboarder was killed by a 2005 Saab at around 10 p.m. on March 2, 2020. The accident occurred in the northbound lanes in the 10400 block of Dyer Street, north of Sun Valley Drive in El Paso, Texas. The Saab was traveling north in the left lane when it struck the skateboarder. The skateboarder was pronounced dead at the scene. A passenger in the Saab was injured in the impact and was transported to a local hospital. The Special traffic Investigation Unit continue to investigate the accident.
We send our condolences to the family of the victim. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Motor Vehicle Accidents in Texas
Countless individuals utilize skateboards in Texas. Regardless of whether an individual chooses to do so for pleasure or transportation, they expect a safe environment for doing so. Sadly, countless riders are seriously injured by reckless and negligent drivers each year. When victims are harmed in these horrific incidents, it is imperative that they contact a pedestrian accident attorney in Texas at their earliest convenience.
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