San Antonio, TX (January 17, 2022) – One person was transported to a local hospital with injuries following a motor vehicle accident in Bexar County. At around 7:15 a.m., on January 12, emergency crews were called to the site of an accident on Wurzbach Road.
Reports from the San Antonio Police Department show that the driver of a silver 2002 Toyota became distracted while traveling on Wurzbach Road. As a result, they crashed their vehicle into a green 2021 Subaru near Ewing Halsell Drive.
The driver of the Subaru, a 73-year-old woman, was injured in the accident. EMS transported the woman to a local hospital for further treatment and evaluation.
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 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:
- 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 these and other severe injuries debilitating, but the costs of treatment can be significant. After you leave the hospital, you should reach out to a car accident attorney in San Antonio who can help you recover the compensation you need for these and other expenses you face moving forward.
If you have been injured as a result of another driver’s negligence, you may be entitled to compensation to help cover medical expenses, alleviate lost wages, and help you cover various economic and non-economic damages you face. A skilled and trusted legal team can ensure you are able to make the strongest impression while presenting your case as you demand justice.
San Antonio Personal Injury Lawyers
Our San Antonio personal injury lawyers provide each client with individualized representation that is specifically tailored to reflect their needs and best interests. Around five decades ago, Bernie Packard of Packard Law Firm began practicing law to protect victims throughout Southeast Texas who have been harmed in accidents. As a “people’s lawyer,” Bernie helped countless people protect their legal rights. Today, Dan Packard is committed to carrying on his father’s legacy by providing accident victims with responsive and trusted representation.
If you have been injured in a car accident, contact our Texas personal injury lawyers as soon as possible to see how we can help you. Our team can be reached by calling 210-340-8877 at your earliest convenience to schedule a free case evaluation.
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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.