Austin, TX (May 18, 2022) – An automobile accident that took place in the Austin area has sent one person to an area hospital with injuries. At around 3 a.m., on May 15, calls for assistance came in surrounding an auto accident on East Seventh Street.
Reports from authorities show that a pedestrian was traveling in the area of East Seventh Street and Neches Street during the morning hours. As the vehicle passed through the intersection, they were struck by an unidentified vehicle.
The pedestrian sustained injuries as a result of the accident. Medical personnel in the Austin area responded to the scene to treat the victim. The pedestrian was then transported to a Dell Medical Center for the treatment of serious injuries.
The Austin Police Department is currently investigating the incident.
Our thoughts are with the victim who was injured in this accident. We hope for his full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Every year, we see thousands of people harmed in pedestrian accidents in the state of Texas. Quite often. These accidents can be attributed to some type of negligence on behalf of motorists. Some of the most common causes of pedestrian accidents in our state include:
- Running red lights
- Passing stop signs
- Failing to yield
- Disregarding traffic control devices
- Changing lanes without checking
When people engage in reckless and negligent actions while operating their vehicles, it can have life-changing consequences for others around. If pedestrians are injured in accidents, then they must contact a pedestrian accident lawyer in Austin as soon as possible.
Pedestrians who are injured in accidents due to the negligence of others may have legal options available to help them move forward. Our knowledgeable legal team will be able to provide you with an array of services to ensure you are able to get justice. Some of the ways our team can help you include:
- Investigating your accident
- Gathering the strongest evidence possible to build your claim
- Obtaining a copy of the police report, medical records, and more
- Working with experts who can determine the value of your claim
- Handling all communication between you and the insurance company
- Negotiating compensation on your behalf
- Providing you with skilled and aggressive representation in court
- Helping you reach your goals in recovery
Our knowledgeable personal injury lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm in Austin will fight sure, you are able to secure the maximum amount of compensation available for your lawsuit. Our lawyers have a proven track record of success when it comes to helping injured clients recover both six and seven-digit settlements and verdicts for their lawsuits. We will stop at nothing to ensure you are able to secure the maximum amount of compensation for medical expenses, lost wages, and more. Contact our Texas personal injury law firm today at 210-340-5550 to schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience.
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.