Beaumont, TX (March 29, 2022) – An auto accident reported on Sunday morning in the Beaumont area ended in injuries. Just before 6 a.m., on March 27, emergency crews were requested on-site at a crash on Eastex Freeway.
Reports provided by authorities show that a male pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on the southbound side of Eastex Freeway in the area near Lawrence Drive.
The man sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Pedestrian accidents can often be contributed to some form of negligence. We constantly see people lose their lives in these accidents due to drivers who are distracted, impaired, speeding, or engaging in other negligent actions while operating their vehicles. Regrettably, pedestrian crashes in Texas take the lives of more than 700 people every year.
These accidents happen far too often, having an overwhelming impact on families. When victims lose their lives in accidents, surviving family members often have to spend tens of thousands of dollars on funeral expenses, deal with lost earnings, and are overcome by the mental and financial consequences that continue to compound.
In many cases, surviving families are forced to endure overwhelming consequences. The mental and emotional impacts are only made worse by the financial burdens they soon encounter. Dealing with medical expenses, funeral costs, and lost wages can be devastating. In some cases, families can work with wrongful death lawyers in Beaumont who can fight to get them justice.
Texas Wrongful Death Lawyers
Our Beaumont pedestrian accident lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm are committed to achieving the best results for our clients. Our team aggressively seeks results for people throughout the state of Texas. We have recovered over $500 million in damages for victims and their families following accidents in the state of Texas.
We are passionate about helping people who have endured the loss of loved ones hold negligent actors accountable. Our team fully understands what families are going through during these difficult times. For this reason, we provide only the most trusted and effective representation to ensure our clients are protected.
Not only will we fight to ensure your family is able to hold the at-fault party accountable, but we will help you get the financial compensation you need to cover funeral expenses and a variety of other economic and non-economic damages you face moving forward.
Your family deserves answers and we are committed to helping you get them. If your loved one has lost their life in an accident, due to the negligence of another motorist, do not wait to get the justice you deserve. Contact our Texas personal injury lawyers at your earliest convenience by calling 210-340-5550 to see how we can help you.
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.
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