San Antonio, TX (November 26, 2021) – An auto accident reported in the San Antonio area left one person injured. At around 7:30 p.m., on November 19, calls for assistance came in surrounding an auto accident on Gold Canyon Drive.
Reports from local news sources show that a silver 2017 Honda driver failed to yield the right of way to a black 2012 Jeep in the 2100 block of Gold Canyon Drive.
The driver of the Jeep, a 21-year-old female, was injured in the accident. She was transported to a local hospital for care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victim who was injured in this accident. We hope for her full recovery.
Car Accidents in Texas
Nearly 4,000 people are injured in motor vehicle accidents across the state of Texas every week. These accidents often leave victims with debilitating injuries that require extensive medical care. In many instances, people are harmed by drivers who engage in reckless and negligent actions.
Some of the most common contributing factors to crashes in our state include:
Speeding: We see many drivers go above the speed limits while traveling along our roadways. When drivers are traveling at high rates of speed, they are likely to lose control of their vehicles and have problems stopping in time to avoid a crash.
Impairment: Many people are involved in accidents due to drivers who are under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Driving while impaired significantly increases the chances of drivers losing control of their vehicles and causing devastating crashes.
Distraction: We see many accidents take place due to drivers who are using their cell phones. In other instances, drivers are distracted by food, radios, and even their passengers. Taking your attention off the road for a moment can have severe consequences.
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. 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 nearly five decades ago with the commitment to protect victims throughout Southeast Texas who have been impacted by the actions of others. Our San Antonio personal injury lawyers have helped countless people protect their legal rights after being harmed in crashes due to the negligence of others.
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.
If you have been injured in a collision, our team can meet with you at your earliest convenience to discuss the circumstances surrounding your accident. We will build the strongest case possible to get you justice. Contact our law firm at (210) 340-8877. Our Texas personal injury lawyers are available to meet with you at your earliest convenience to discuss your case and the legal options available for you.
Note: Outside sources were used in the creation of these news posts. These sources can include local news reports, local police accident reports, Texas Highway Patrol accident reports, social media platforms, and at times, eyewitness accounts about accidents that are reported. We have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this accident so if you find any information that is not correct, please let us know right away so that we can correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available. The post can be removed by request.
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.