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Humble, TX – Bicyclist Fatally Struck by Semi-Truck on Loop 494 near Hamblen Rd

by | Mar 24, 2022 | Auto Accidents, Bicycle Accidents, Wrongful Death | 0 comments

Humble, TX (March 24, 2022) – One man has lost his life as a result of a pedestrian accident in the Humble area. At around 4 a.m., on March 23, the police, firefighters, and emergency medical services responded to the scene of an auto accident on Loop 494.

Reports provided by authorities show that a semi-truck was traveling on Loop 494 when it struck a bicyclist near the area of Hamblen Road.

The bicyclist, who was identified as an adult male, sustained severe injuries as a result of the accident.

Emergency crews rushed to the scene to render aid to the victim. However, he was pronounced deceased on-site.

At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the man who lost his life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them during these very difficult times.

Fatal Bicycle Accidents in Texas

Humble, TX – Bicyclist Fatally Struck by Semi-Truck on Loop 494 near Hamblen RdBetween 2010 and 2016, over 16,800 crashes involving bicyclists took place in Texas. These crashes left over 9,700 people injured, caused possible injuries to over 5,600 more while taking the lives of more than 360 victims. Nearly 80% of crashes in our state can be contributed to some form of negligence. Some of the most common factors associated with auto accidents include:

  • Drowsy driving
  • Driving while impaired
  • Driving while distracted
  • Engaging in reckless driving behaviors
  • Speeding

When victims lose their lives in accidents, they often leave behind grieving families who are forced to deal with overwhelming mental, emotional, and financial consequences.  When victims lose their lives in crashes, due to these and other negligent, reckless, and malicious actions, their families may have legal options available to help them get justice. Reaching out to a Humble wrongful death lawyer can ensure your family is able to get justice after enduring the unexpected loss of a loved one.

Texas Wrongful Death Lawyers

Our Humble bicycle accident lawyers at Wyatt Law Firm are committed to achieving the best results for our clients. Our lawyers completely understand the grief and inconsolable heartache that your family is dealing with after losing a loved one.

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.

Our law firm understands that no one is truly prepared to deal with the sudden and unexpected loss of a loved one. This drives our commitment toward helping you get justice. Our ultimate goal is to help you move forward after experiencing a loss in the best way possible.

You should not be forced to cover tens of thousands of dollars in unexpected costs due to the negligence of another driver. Contact our Texas personal injury lawyers any time to schedule a meeting with our team by calling 210-340-5550.

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.