Houston, TX (October 13, 2021) – A motorcycle accident reported on the morning of October 12 claimed the life of one man, according to local news sources.
At around 10:40 a.m., on Tuesday, a 32-year-old man was riding a black Yamaha motorcycle northeast in the 4800 block of McCarty Street.
For unknown reasons, his vehicle collided with a red Toyota Camry, which was traveling southwest on the same roadway.
The rider sustained severe injuries in the crash. He was rushed to Lyndon B. Johnson General Hospital for care. Authorities confirmed that the man passed away after arriving.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the teen who lost his life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in Houston, Texas
Every year, more than 200,000 motor vehicle accidents take place in our state. Thousands of people are left with debilitating injuries that drastically impact nearly every aspect of their lives. Although there are several treatment options available for injured victims, there is no guarantee that they will fully recover. Regrettably, many people end up losing their lives due to their accidents.
Motorcycle accidents in the state of Texas claim the lives of more than 480 people every year. These accidents are usually preventable. However, we continue to see many victims lose their lives in accidents caused by the negligent actions of others. Some leading causes of collisions we see each year include:
- Driving while impaired by drugs or alcohol
- Using cell phones to talk or text while driving
- Eating while operating vehicles
- Driving recklessly
Losing a loved one in an accident can be devastating. Families often deal with overwhelming consequences. The mental and emotional pain and suffering are only made worse by the financial obligations families endure. If your loved one has lost their life in an accident, it is crucial that you reach out to a wrongful death lawyer in Houston as soon as possible. You may have legal options available to help you get justice.
Houston Wrongful Death Lawyers
Our Houston motorcycle accident lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm have extensive experience helping bereaved families get justice. We understand the difficulties that families face after losing loved ones. This drives our team to provide the most compassionate and responsive representation imaginable. We are passionate about helping people who have endured the loss of loved ones hold negligent actors accountable. Your family deserves answers and we are committed to helping you get them. We will remain by your side and advocate to protect your best interests and legal rights every step of the way.
Our law firm offers free consultations to all prospective clients. Contact our Texas personal injury lawyers any time to schedule a meeting with our lawyers. Call 361-533-1872 any time to see how we can help you. Our team is available 24-hours a day, 7-days a week to speak with you about your case and help you get the justice and the compensation you deserve
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