San Antonio, TX (November 8, 2021) – One person has lost their life following a motor vehicle accident in San Antonio on Saturday evening, November 6. At around 9:30 p.m., a road rage accident occurred in the 11800 block of Potranco Road.
Following the crash, the two drivers exited their vehicles and started fighting. A man who was at the Quick Trip noticed the fight and attempted to break up the two drivers. As the man attempted to cross the roadway, he was struck by a vehicle.
The pedestrian was rushed to University Hospital where he died from his injuries.
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 at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Each year, pedestrian crashes in Texas claim the lives of more than 700 people. These accidents often occur as a result of driver negligence. We see a significant number of people harmed as a result of driver negligence. Many people enter roadways while distracted, under the influence of drugs or alcohol, or engage in speeding. These and other reckless actions place the lives of other people traveling nearby at risk.
After enduring the loss of a loved one, most families struggle to move forward. Overcoming the mental and emotional pain and suffering seem nearly impossible. Covering medical expenses and funeral costs are tasks made even more challenging by the fact that your family may have lost a source of income they have grown to depend on.
After enduring the loss of a loved one, most families struggle to move forward. Overcoming the mental and emotional pain and suffering seem nearly impossible. Dealing with the financial burdens resulting from the accident can seem almost insulting. If you have lost a loved one as a result of a pedestrian accident, you must reach out to a San Antonio wrongful death attorney as soon as possible. Our team can meet with you at your earliest convenience to determine the most appropriate steps forward.
San Antonio Wrongful Death Lawyers
Our San Antonio pedestrian accident lawyers at Packard Law Firm will investigate your loved one’s accident, work with experts to build the strongest case imaginable, and aggressively negotiate financial compensation on your behalf.
Attorney Packard will take the time to personally sit down and visit with every single client to discuss their case. He views practicing law as a calling. It is not just a job to him. He fights diligently to ensure his clients are able to recover. He especially loves going to trial with insurance companies to help clients prevail after they prove uncooperative during negotiations.
If your loved one has lost their life in an accident, do not wait to get justice. Contact our Texas personal injury law firm at your earliest convenience to meet with our team to see how we can help you. Call (210) 340-8877 to schedule a free, no-obligation case evaluation to get started today.
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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.