San Antonio, TX (October 19, 2021) – One person was reportedly injured in a motor vehicle collision in the San Antonio area late Saturday afternoon, October 16.
At around 3:55 p.m., authorities were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash on Walton Avenue.
Reports from the San Antonio Police Department show that the driver of a red 2020 Kia engaged in evasive actions while traveling in the 200 block of Walton Avenue. As a result, the vehicle collided with a white 2013 Ford near the intersection of Garland Street.
A 53-year-old female involved in the accident was injured. The woman was transported to a local hospital for further medical care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in San Antonio, Texas
Nearly every two and a half minutes, a motor vehicle accident ending in injuries takes place somewhere in the state of Texas. These accidents add up to more than 200,000 people every year. Although the majority of collisions end in minor injuries and disruptions for victims, around 15,000 people are hospitalized with severe injuries that require extensive medical care. Some of the most common injuries sustained by serious crash victims include:
- Back injuries
- Soft tissue (neck) injuries
- Head injuries
- Broken bones
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Burn injuries
These injuries often force victims to go through extensive medical care. In many instances, victims are never able to return to work following their accidents. Instead, they are left to deal with permanently disabling injuries.
If you have been injured in an accident due to these or other acts of negligence, you may have legal options available to help you recover. Reaching out to our car accident lawyers in San Antonio as soon as possible can help to ensure you are able to get justice.
San Antonio Personal Injury Lawyers
Packard Law Firm began around 50-years ago with the commitment to protect the legal rights of clients throughout Southeast Texas who have been impacted by the actions of others. Our San Antonio personal injury lawyers have helped countless victims protect their legal rights after being injured in crashes due to the negligence of others.
It is crucial that our clients are able to get the compensation they deserve, and our team is dedicated to helping them to do so. Our law firm will investigate your crash, work with experts to build the strongest case imaginable, and aggressively negotiate financial compensation on your behalf. We strongly believe that injured parties should recover compensation to help cover the costs they face as they recover from their injuries. Do not wait to get started on your legal claim following a crash.
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Disclaimer: We hope our readers will be reminded to slow down and use an abundance of caution when operating a motor vehicle to avoid being injured in a serious accident. This is not a solicitation for business. The information provided in this post does not constitute legal or medical advice. The photograph in this post was not taken at the accident scene.