San Antonio, TX (August 24, 2022) – A major pedestrian accident took place on Wednesday morning in the San Antonio area that left one teen with significant injuries. At around 2 a.m., on August 24, calls came in for assistance at the scene of a major motor vehicle collision that occurred on Chase Hill Boulevard.
The San Antonio Police Department responded to the scene of the accident and initiated an investigation into what took place. Preliminary reports surrounding the crash show that an 18-year-old was walking across Chase Hill Boulevard during the morning hours, from the westbound side to the eastbound side of the roadway. For unknown reasons, the teen was struck by a white sedan, which was traveling southbound on the roadway near Loop 1604.
The crash caused delays near the University of Texas at San Antonio.
The teen suffered significant injuries due to the crash. EMS transported the victim to University Hospital, where he was admitted in critical condition.
The San Antonio Police Department is investigating the crash at this time.
We hope the pedestrian is able to recover quickly and fully from his injuries following this accident.
Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Every day, innocent people are hurt and killed as a result of pedestrian accidents in the state of Texas. Whether you are running, walking, standing, or sitting along our busy roadways, it is important that motorists pay attention to you and give you the respect you deserve.
Unfortunately, there are many cases where people suffer severe injuries as a result of pedestrian accidents caused by negligent motorists. We see many innocent people harmed as a result of speeding drivers, impairment, and other acts of negligence.
If you’ve suffered injuries as a result of a pedestrian accident, you will most likely have to go through extensive medical treatment. Trying to cover these costs can be quite challenging. Thankfully, a personal injury claim can help you get the money you need following your accident. Working with a pedestrian accident lawyer in San Antonio can help you get the maximum amount of compensation possible to cover your medical expenses, lost wages, and more.
Our San Antonio personal injury lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm have decades of experience serving injured clients across the entire state following motor vehicle accidents. Our team has received awards and accolades for the exceptional services that we provide for our clients. We have earned a positive reputation among our peers in the legal industry. While working with us, you can rest assured knowing that you are in the best position possible to get justice following your crash. Our team will fight to get you the money you need and deserve from the person who is responsible for your accident.
Our lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm offer free consultations for each injury client. We will represent you on a contingency fee basis, so you do not have to worry about covering any upfront costs. Our lawyers are available by calling 210-340-5550.
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