Houston, TX (March 6, 2023) – Four people were hospitalized following a multi-vehicle collision in Houston on Sunday, March 5. The crash took place on the 610 Loop near Scott Street at around 10:50 a.m.
A total of seven vehicles collided on the highway. The area was blocked for several hours as a result of the crash, and paramedics were on-site to provide necessary aid to the injured parties. A total of four people were transported to local hospitals to be treated. No updates on their conditions have been provided at this time.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident is in progress.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Texas
There were 37,133 fatal car accidents countrywide in 2017, according to data compiled by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration of the United States Department of Transportation. Texas has the most fatal car accidents in the country, with one taking place there every 71 seconds on average. Across the state, there are reports of fatal auto accidents every 2.5 hours and serious injuries every 2 minutes. The Texas Department of Transportation reports that 30,992 serious injuries were caused by 19,506 serious injury crashes in 2019.
A car accident lawyer is aware that practically anything may happen while you are on the road and that everything can change in a split second as a result of a car crash. Although we cannot change what has happened to you, our legal team can assist you in moving on with your recovery. We are here to help you get monetary compensation for your losses. There are many distinct types of auto accidents. Some are minor and cause the persons involved little harm, while others are more serious and result in significant injury or even death to those involved. It is essential to speak with a personal injury lawyer as soon as you can if you or a loved one has been hurt in a car accident.
The Houston automobile accident lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm, PLLC, are fully committed to fighting for the fair compensation and justice you need for a full recovery after a fatal auto accident. When you have one of our devoted attorneys on your side, you can be sure that your personal injury case will be handled correctly. Our legal team will tenaciously pursue compensation on your behalf if you want to ensure that you have the resources to cover any damages you could sustain as a result of your traffic accident. Set up a free consultation with one of our Texas personal injury attorneys by calling 210-340-5550, and allow us to explain how we can help you get the best outcome possible for your case.
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