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Dallas, TX – Man in Wheelchair Struck, Killed in Three-Vehicle Crash at Buckner Blvd near Cordell Dr

by | May 17, 2022 | Auto Accidents, Wrongful Death | 0 comments

Dallas, TX (May 17, 2022) – A man in a wheelchair has suffered fatal injuries following an auto accident on Saturday evening in the Dallas area. At around 10 p.m., on May 10, calls for help were received regarding a crash that occurred on Buckner Boulevard.

Reports from authorities show that a Chevrolet was towing a trailer north on Buckner Boulevard during the evening hours. As the driver made a left turn onto Cordell Drive, it collided with a southbound pickup truck that was driven by a 19-year-old male. The impact of the crash caused the trailer to swing over and strike a man who was sitting in a wheelchair at the intersection. The pedestrian was then pushed into a Hyundai that was stopped at a stop sign.

The pedestrian was rushed to a local hospital where he later passed away from his injuries.

The severity of injuries of other parties is not known at this time.

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

We would like to offer our deepest 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

Dallas, TX – Man in Wheelchair Struck, Killed in Three-Vehicle Crash at Buckner Blvd near Cordell DrEvery year, thousands of pedestrians are negatively affected by motor vehicle accidents across the state of Texas. Although we hope that everyone will be able to recover from their injuries, this is not always the case. Unfortunately, more than 700 people end up passing away as a result of injuries suffered in pedestrian accidents.

Pedestrian accidents can take place for a variety of reasons. Unfortunately, the vast majority of these collisions take place due to drivers who engage in reckless and negligent actions. We see many people suffer fatal injuries in accidents due to drivers who are speeding, those who fail to yield the right of way, and motorists who are distracted.

When innocent people end up passing away as a result of pedestrian accidents, they often leave behind grieving families. Many families have to deal with towering financial consequences due to funeral arrangements and other costs. When pedestrians lose their lives and accidents due to the negligence of others, their families may have legal options to help alleviate some of the stress they face moving forward. A wrongful death lawyer in Dallas can help you secure compensation that can help you cover the cost your family faces after enduring the loss of a loved one.

The Dallas pedestrian accident lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm have decades of experience helping bereaved families protect their legal rights. Our lawyers are fully committed to helping families secure full and timely compensation after enduring the loss of a loved one. Our lawyers are not only dedicated to helping families protect their legal rights, but we advocate on their behalf to ensure their best interests are reflected and protected as well. If your loved one has died as a result of a pedestrian accident, you must reach out to our Texas personal injury law firm right away. Call 210-340-5550 to schedule a free case evaluation at your earliest convenience with our team. We will immediately begin working on your case to ensure you have the best chance of getting 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. 

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