Family of Three Injured in Auto-Pedestrian Crash on Oak Trace Drive near Delaware Street in Beaumont
Beaumont, TX. (July 31, 2020)- A family of three was injured in a pedestrian crash on July 29, 2020 in Beaumont, Texas. The accident occurred around 6:50 p.m. on Oak Trace Drive near Delaware Street. Police reported that the victims were in front of their home when they were struck by a vehicle. The child pedestrian was airlifted to a Houston hospital with unknown injuries. The two adult pedestrians were transported to an area hospital for treatment. The driver fled the scene by foot, but was later located and taken into custody. The driver faces three charges of intoxicated assault and failure to stop and render aid. No further details have been provided at this time. The crash remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their family. We wish them a full and speedy recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
One of the leading causes of pedestrian accidents is poor driving habits. When drivers make ill decisions and decide to get behind the wheel while under the influence, they risk seriously harming themselves and others. Drivers are expected to operate their vehicles responsibly at all times, and when they don’t, their actions could result in fatalities.
At The Benton Law Firm, we are determined to help as man families as possible file and win their wrongful death lawsuits against irresponsible drivers. We don’t believe families should have to pay for medical expenses and funeral costs if their loved one was not at fault for the accident. If you would like to schedule a free consultation to discuss your case with us, call us at (214) 777-7777 .
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