San Antonio, TX (March 18, 2023) – A multi-vehicle collision in San Antonio left two people injured on Friday night, March 17.
The accident took place at the intersection of Yarrow Boulevard and SW Military Drive at around 11 p.m. It was reported that the driver of a Dodge Challenger was traveling at a high rate of speed when they lost control of the vehicle and entered oncoming traffic. The Challenger crashed into a Honda Civic, and the impact caused the Honda to hit a Volkswagen.
The driver of the Civic was trapped inside and had to be rescued by emergency units. He was transported to University Hospital in critical condition. A passenger in the Challenger was taken to Texas Vista Medical Center for treatment.
The driver of the Dodge had reportedly been involved in a hit-and-run before the crash.
An ongoing accident investigation is in progress.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Texas Car Wrecks
The number of car accidents per person in Texas is among the highest in the nation. Texas is, after California, the state with the second-highest accident rate, according to a recent study. The number of car accidents in Texas peaked in 2020, and more and more serious car accidents are taking place each year.
If you were wounded in a car accident, our Texas accident lawyers might be able to help. You are likely dealing with serious concerns that you did not expect after a car crash. Your car is wrecked, you are experiencing physical agony, and a paralyzing sense of uncertainty can make you feel helpless and overwhelmed. You still owe money on your bills, are unable to drive or go to work, and lack transportation to medical appointments.
After a car accident, you might be wondering who is responsible for paying for your medical costs. Texas has a fault-based insurance system, and the driver who caused the collision is liable for any damages. As soon as you can, speak with a lawyer to begin preparing your claim for compensation.
Our San Antonio car accident lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm, PLLC, are dedicated to fighting for the fair compensation and justice you require to fully heal from a devastating auto accident. You can be confident that your personal injury case will be handled correctly and that your legal rights will be respected if one of our devoted attorneys is on your side. If you want to make sure that you have the resources to cover any losses you could incur as a result of your traffic accident, our legal team will be here to help you every step of the way. Call 210-340-5550 to set up a free consultation with one of our Texas personal injury lawyers, and let us explain how we can assist you in obtaining the best result for your case.
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