San Antonio, TX (November 23, 2021) – Authorities in the San Antonio area were requested at the scene of a motor vehicle accident that ended in injuries. At around 11:10 a.m., on November 21, the police and firefighters were notified that a crash took place on Walters Street that required assistance.
Authorities responded to the scene of the accident and located damaged vehicles in the roadway near Interstate 35. The crash caused some disruptions in traffic as crews worked for an extended period to clear the scene.
At least one person was transported to a local hospital for the treatment of injuries.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victims who were injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Texas
In Texas, we see our fair share of motor vehicle accidents. In fact, roughly every 2.5 minutes, someone is hurt in a traffic-related incident somewhere in our state. These accidents add up to more than 200,000 people every year. Although the majority of accidents 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:
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Burn injuries
- Back injuries
- Soft tissue (neck) injuries
- Broken bones
- Spinal cord injuries
- Head injuries
These and other injuries often require immediate medical attention. In some cases, victims have to go through long-term care. Not only are injuries incredibly painful and debilitating, but they are often costly to treat. When victims are hurt in collisions, they should seek the assistance of a car accident lawyer in San Antonio as soon as possible. In some cases, victims may have legal options available to help them move forward and hold negligent parties accountable for their actions.
San Antonio Personal Injury Lawyers
For nearly five decades, our San Antonio personal injury lawyers at Packard Law Firm have worked diligently to protect the legal rights of victims and families across Southeast Texas. We understand the time following an accident can be incredibly challenging.
We work to provide each client careful attention and consideration, regardless of whether they have a small or a large case. We always treat each of our clients with dignity, compassion, and respect.
Our law firm is committed to helping victims recover so they can reach their goals moving forward after suffering debilitating accidents. Not only are we committed to providing each of our clients with the representation they can trust, but we provide each person we work with the dignity and compassion they deserve. If you have been injured in a car accident, due to the negligence of another driver, contact our personal injury lawyers in Texas as soon as possible. By calling our team at (210) 340-8877, we can schedule a free case review at your earliest convenience to discuss your accident and the legal options available to help you get justice.
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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.