El Paso, TX (July 31, 2022) – A 72-year-old woman was left significantly injured following a pedestrian crash in El Paso on Wednesday afternoon. On July 27, the El Paso Police Department responded to the scene of a crash on Cabaret Drive.
Reports from authorities show that a female pedestrian was traveling in the 400 block of Cabaret Drive at around 1:45 p.m. For unknown reasons, a pickup truck was pulling out of a private driveway and struck her.
The woman suffered severe injuries due to the accident. She was rushed to an area hospital, where she was listed in critical condition.
The driver of the truck, a 50-year-old man, was cited for failing to yield the right-of-way.
Police closed off Cabaret Drive in the area near Caruso Drive as they investigated. Currently, the investigations are ongoing by the El Paso Police Department’s Special Traffic Investigations unit.
We hope the victim injured in this pedestrian accident recovers quickly and fully.
Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Pedestrian crashes lead to tens of thousands of people being injured across the United States each year. Here in Texas, we see many people harmed as a result of these accidents. Quite often, pedestrian accidents are a result of drivers who fail to control their vehicle in a manner that is safe for others nearby. Drivers who are impaired, distracted, or engaging in other careless and senseless actions continue to harm innocent people daily in our state.
When victims suffer injuries due to pedestrian accidents, they often face towering financial consequences. Victims often require extensive medical treatment for their injuries. Many victims have to go through months of rehabilitation and other treatment. Dealing with the painful and overwhelming consequences of a pedestrian accident can negatively affect your health and well-being
If you’ve been injured due to an auto accident, a pedestrian accident lawyer in El Paso will be able to help you protect your legal rights. If you’ve been hurt as a result of another person’s negligence, a skilled legal team will help you pursue a personal injury case against them.
For decades, our team at Wyatt Law Firm has fought viciously to protect the legal rights of pedestrians who have been harmed as a result of negligent drivers. Our lawyers can help you protect your legal rights and get justice. Our personal injury lawyers in El Paso will help you pursue a personal injury claim against the person responsible for your pain and suffering. We will help you get the money that you need to cover all of your medical expenses and more.
Reach out to our Texas personal injury law firm at 210-340-5550. Our team can meet with you for a free consultation at your earliest convenience to get started on your personal injury case.
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