Atascosa, TX (March 16, 2023) – On Wednesday, March 15, a collision in Atascosa resulted in two confirmed injuries.
The accident took place at the intersection of Wisdom and Greenwood Roads at around 11 a.m. It was reported that a woman was traveling behind a vehicle hauling a trailer on the roadway when she crashed into the trailer. The impact crushed her entire car.
The woman was airlifted to Brooke Army Medical Center, and an 8-year-old passenger was taken by ambulance to University Hospital. Both sustained serious injuries, but no further updates have been provided at this time.
No other injuries were reported.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the crash is underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Texas Car Accidents
In 2014, Texans drove 249 billion miles on the state’s roads. In over 66,000 catastrophic motor vehicle accidents, over 89,000 persons had serious physical injuries, and there were 3,337 fatal auto accidents reported. The Department of Transportation predicted that more than 350,000 car accidents occurred across the entire Lone Star State in 2020. Houston, Dallas, and San Antonio saw the greatest number of accidents.
Our Texas car accident attorneys could be able to help if you were hurt in an automobile collision. Any kind of auto accident can be quite distressing. You have bodily pain, your car is ruined, and a paralyzing sense of uncertainty can leave you feeling overwhelmed and powerless. You are unable to drive or go to work, you have no way to get to the doctor’s appointment, and still have debts to pay.
You might be wondering who is liable for covering your medical expenses after a car accident. Texas uses a fault-based insurance system, so the at-fault motorist is responsible for paying for any collisions they cause. Contact an attorney as soon as you can in order to start building a case for compensation.
The attorneys at Wyatt Law Firm, PLLC, are dedicated to helping you get the justice and fair compensation to which you are entitled if you have been wrongly wounded in a serious traffic accident. Our experienced team of Atascosa car accident attorneys will take the time necessary to thoroughly assess your claim and give you the support you genuinely require in a trying time following a car accident. The first step in attaining our main goal of giving each client the finest legal counsel available is to contact a lawyer. Call our office at 210-340-5550 right immediately to schedule a free consultation so that we can start working on your case.
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