San Antonio, TX (March 17, 2022) – A two-vehicle accident reported in the San Antonio area ended in injuries. At around 5:55 p.m., on March 9, the San Antonio Police Department was requested on-site at a traffic-related incident on Farm to Market Road 1957.
Reports from the SAPD show that the driver of a silver 2011 Toyota failed to control their speed while traveling on Farm to Market Road 1957. As a result, the vehicle crashed into a white 2011 Toyota.
The driver of the Toyota, a 59-year-old female, was transported to a local hospital for further care.
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. Many accidents in our state take place due to drivers who speed, fail to yield the right of way and engage in other negligent actions while operating their vehicles.
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. 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.
San Antonio Personal Injury Lawyers
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.
Our San Antonio personal injury lawyers provide each client with individualized representation that is specifically tailored to reflect their needs and best interests. 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 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.