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Penitas, TX – Officer Injured in Car Crash on Expressway 83 near Main St

by | Jan 19, 2023 | Auto Accidents, Personal Injury | 0 comments

Penitas, TX (January 19, 2023) – A car crash reported on Monday in Penitas sent one person to a local hospital with injuries. On January 16, authorities were called to the scene of a traffic accident that took place on Expressway 83.

According to reports, a police officer with the La Joya Police Department was attempting to conduct a traffic stop involving a blue Ford expedition on Expressway 83. The driver of the vehicle attempted to flee the scene, causing a pursuit to occur.

The pursuit continued until they reached the area of Expressway 83 and Main Street when the patrol vehicle became involved in a collision with the second vehicle. The expedition fled the scene.

The police officer was injured in the crash and transported to a local hospital.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

We hope the officer injured in this accident recovers quickly.

Car Accidents in Texas

Penitas, TX – Officer Injured in Car Crash on Expressway 83 near Main StEvery year, car accidents in Texas cause injuries to tens of thousands of people. In many cases, innocent people are forced to deal with overwhelming consequences as a result of negligent drivers. When drivers speed, drive recklessly or operate their vehicles while under the influence of drugs or alcohol, they place the lives of innocent people at risk.

If another driver’s negligence has caused you harm, our state provides you with the ability to file a personal injury lawsuit against the responsible party. It is important that you seek the assistance of a car accident lawyer as soon as possible. A skilled legal team will be able to review the circumstances surrounding your accident and build a strong case on your behalf. Your attorney will fight to ensure you are able to recover timely compensation for your damages, including:

  • Any medical expenses you have incurred as a result of your injuries.
  • Any long-term care costs for therapy, in-home healthcare, and various other long-term treatment you require.
  • The cost to repair or replace your vehicle.
  • The pain and suffering that your injuries have caused you.
  • The loss of enjoyment of life that you have experienced following your accident.
  • The loss of consortium that you have experienced due to strains between your familial relationships.
  • Any lost wages that you have incurred.
  • Any lost earning capacity if you have been left permanently disabled.

It is crucial that you seek legal guidance as soon as possible to ensure you have the strongest evidence to prove your case and to help you get justice.

At Wyatt Law Firm, our Texas car accident lawyers are committed to providing personalized and compassionate legal service to our clients. There is nothing more important than seeking justice for those who have been impacted by another’s negligence. When you choose Wyatt Law Firm as your Texas personal injury law firm, you can rest assured that we will fight diligently on your behalf and seek the compensation you need and deserve. Contact us today for a free consultation at 210-340-5550 to get started on your case right away.

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.