Austin, TX (August 25, 2022) – A pedestrian was left injured following a motor vehicle accident on Tuesday evening in southeast Austin. Just before 10:50 p.m., on August 23, the Austin Police Department responded to the scene of a crash on Brandt Road.
Reports from the police show that a pedestrian was walking near the ramp from Brandt Road onto East Slaughter Lane during the evening hours. For unknown reasons, a vehicle passed through the area and struck the pedestrian.
The pedestrian suffered serious and potentially life-threatening injuries as a result of the crash. The victim was transported to South Austin Medical Center for emergency care.
The circumstances surrounding the accident are under investigation at this time.
We hope the pedestrian is able to make a full recovery from their injuries.
Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
A motor vehicle accident can completely change your life. This is particularly true if your crash leaves you with painful physical injuries. We see thousands of people hospitalized each year with significant injuries following pedestrian accidents in our state. Pedestrians are extremely vulnerable during crashes, which means they are more likely to suffer from traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord damage, and other injuries that demand extensive medical care.
After being harmed in a pedestrian accident, you may have legal options available to help you seek compensation from the person who is at fault. A personal injury claim can help you get medical costs covered, compensation to alleviate your lost wages, and more.
Working with a pedestrian accident lawyer in Austin will help you get the money you need and deserve. Our lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm can help you seek full compensation from the person who is at fault for your crash. Having a strong team of advocates by your side can make a big difference when it comes to your ability to seek full compensation to cover the damages that you face.
Our lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm can help you with the following:
- We will perform an investigation into your crash on your behalf
- We will gather evidence from the scene of your crash in various sources
- We will investigate the defendant to determine if they have a history of negligence
- We will identify all liable parties following your crash
- We will build the strongest case possible for you
- We will negotiate compensation with the insurance company to ensure you get paid
- We will represent you inside the courtroom whenever necessary
Our lawyers are committed to helping you reach your recovery goals following a life-changing accident. We are here to help you get justice. Schedule a consultation by calling 210-340-5550 at your earliest convenience. Our Texas legal team is here to help you move forward.
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.