San Antonio, TX (December 24, 2021) – An auto accident involving a drunk driver in Bexar County left one person injured, according to local law enforcement. Just after 9 p.m., on December 18, emergency crews responded to the scene of a crash on US Highway 281.
Reports from the San Antonio Police Department show that the driver of a silver 2011 Chevrolet was drinking prior to entering the roadway. As the vehicle sped down US Highway 281, it crashed into a white 2013 Fiat, injuring the driver.
EMS transported the 25-year-old female to a local hospital for medical care.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victim injured in this accident. We hope for their 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. Some of the most common injuries sustained by serious crash victims include:
- Broken bones
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Burn injuries
- Back injuries
- Soft tissue (neck) 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 people are hurt in motor vehicle accidents, due to the negligence of others, they often have legal options available to help them move forward. Reaching out to a San Antonio car accident lawyer at your earliest convenience can help to ensure you are able to get the justice you deserve. Depending on the circumstances surrounding your accident, you may be able to recover compensation to help alleviate some of the costs you face as you move along in your recovery.
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. For this reason, we provide our clients with personalized representation that truly reflects their needs and best interests every step of the way.
No case is too big or too small – we handle them all. Not only are we committed to providing each of our clients with 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.