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Fort Worth, TX – Man Killed in Pedestrian Crash on Wichita St near Martin St

by | Jan 28, 2023 | Auto Accidents, Wrongful Death | 0 comments

Fort Worth, TX (January 28, 2023) – A man has died as a result of a car crash that took place on Wednesday evening in the Fort Worth area. On January 25, the Fort Worth Police Department responded to a traffic crash on Wichita Street.

According to law enforcement, just before 7 p.m., a 57-year-old man was walking north on Wichita Street when he was struck by multiple vehicles in the area of Martin Street.

Two of the vehicles stopped after the accident. A pickup truck involved in the accident fled the scene.

The pedestrian was severely harmed in the accident. He was transported by EMS to John Peter Smyth Hospital, where he later died from his injuries.

The Fort Worth Police Department is currently conducting an investigation into the accident. No other injuries were reported.

Our condolences are with the family of the man who died in this fatal pedestrian crash.

Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Texas

Fort Worth, TX – Man Killed in Pedestrian Crash on Wichita St near Martin StLosing a loved one due to a fatal accident can be incredibly devastating. Unfortunately, pedestrian accidents in our state take the lives of hundreds of people annually. There are many cases where innocent people die due to the negligent and reckless actions of other motorists. If your loved one has died due to another driver who was speeding, distracted, or otherwise reckless while behind the wheel, your family may be able to take legal action.

A Fort Worth wrongful death lawyer can help your family by guiding you through the legal process. Your attorney will be able to gather evidence from the scene and various sources. They will work to put together a wrongful death claim on your behalf and pursue compensation against the at-fault driver. Your attorney will do everything in their power to make sure your family has the financial resources that you need to cover funeral and burial expenses. Furthermore, your attorney will help you seek compensation for lost earnings, pain and suffering, and even loss of consortium. It is important that you seek the assistance of a knowledgeable legal team immediately. Waiting to take legal action can prevent you from getting the maximum amount of compensation possible.

For decades, our team at Wyatt Law Firm has fought diligently to protect the legal rights of families who have lost loved ones due to reckless and careless drivers. Our pedestrian accident lawyers in Fort Worth will fight to ensure your family is able to get justice. We will build a claim on your behalf that is specifically tailored to meet your needs and reflect your best interest through every step of the legal process. Our team will take an aggressive approach to negotiate compensation to make sure your family has the financial resources necessary to move on. Schedule a free consultation with our Texas personal injury law firm today by calling 210-340-5550 to discuss your case and get started.

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.