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Austin, TX – One Injured in Crash on FM 973 near TX-71

by | Nov 25, 2021 | Auto Accidents | 0 comments

Austin, TX (November 25, 2021) – Authorities were requested at the scene of a motor vehicle accident that ended in injuries. At around 4:26 a.m., on November 22, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed at the scene of a crash on Farm to Market Road 973.

Reports from the Texas State Highway patrol show that a fuel truck and a second large truck collided on the south side of Farm to Market 973 near Texas State Highway 71.

The driver of the fuel truck became pinned inside his vehicle and had to be extricated by firefighters. The victim was removed from the vehicle and transported to St David’s South Austin Medical Center for care.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the victim who was injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.

Truck Accidents in Texas

Austin, TX – One Injured in Crash on FM 973 near TX-71Being involved in a motor vehicle accident can have devastating consequences for victims. When people are left with serious injuries, they often have to go to area hospitals for emergency medical care. Regrettably, more than 14,656 people are left with severe injuries as a result of auto accidents in Texas each year.

Some of the injuries that car accident victims incur include:

  • Severe compound fractures
  • Traumatic brain injuries that cause mental, physical, and emotional suffering
  • Internal organ damages that are life-threatening
  • Spinal cord injuries that lead to paralysis

These and other severe injuries not only require emergency medical care, but victims often have to go through long-term treatment as well. If you have been injured in an accident, due to the negligence of another motorist, you can reach out to our Austin truck accident lawyer to explore legal options available for you. Our team can review your case and pursue legal actions against all those at fault.

Texas Personal Injury Lawyers

Our Austin personal injury lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm have decades of experience helping victims get justice following their accidents. Over the years, we have received several awards and accolades from the local community and our peers in the legal industry. These honors truly reflect how committed we are to helping victims get justice.

While working with us, you can rest assured knowing that we are doing everything in our power to help you get justice. Our team will personally meet with you and discuss your case so we can determine the most appropriate steps forward. We will fight to ensure you get the justice you deserve and help you maximize your recovery. We understand the expectations that our clients have during the time they spend working with us. We remain focused on exceeding the goals of our clients while handling every single case. We remain committed to providing you with the representation that can trust to get you the results you deserve. If you have been injured in an accident, do not wait to take legal action. Contact our Texas personal injury law firm right away by calling 210-340-5550 to schedule a free case review to see how we can help you get justice.

Note: Our team used secondary sources when creating this post. These sources include but are not limited to local and state police reports, local news reports, social media platforms, and eyewitness accounts about the accident described. Our team has not independently verified all the facts surrounding this accident.  For this reason, if you locate any information that is incorrect, please let us know immediately so that we can correct the error. We will remove a post if requested. 

Disclaimer: This post is not a solicitation for business and none of the information provided in this post is intended to be legal or medical advice. The photograph used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene.