Austin, TX (September 11, 2019) – During the early morning hours of September 11, emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle Accident on I-35.
According to reports, a male in his 30s was attempting to cross the Interstate, near Braker Lane, when he was struck by a motor vehicle.
The pedestrian sustained fatal injuries in the collision and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The Austin Police Department is currently conducting an investigation to determine the cause of the accident.
We would like to offer our sincere 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
More than 600 pedestrians lose their lives tragically in collisions across our state each year. Sadly, these incidents continue to happen regardless of the number of laws and regulations enacted to keep travelers safe along our roadways. When victims die in pedestrian accidents as a result of a driver’s negligent or reckless actions, it is crucial that their families contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
For over two decades, The Benton Law Firm’s pedestrian accident attorneys in Texas have helped countless victims protect their legal rights and collect the compensation they deserve for the wrongful death of a loved one.
Our law firm works diligently to ensure those harmed get the full and fair amount of compensation they are entitled to for various damages incurred from their accidents. If your loved one died in a Motor Vehicle Accident caused by a negligent driver, contact our law firm at (214) 219-4878 to schedule a free case evaluation with one of our Texas personal injury attorneys as soon as possible.
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