San Antonio, TX (January 28, 2022) – Just after 6:20 p.m., on January 24, the San Antonio Police Department, firefighters, and emergency medical services all responded to the scene of a crash on Autry Pond Road.
Reports from the SAPD show that a collision between vehicles blocked 16386 Autry Pond Road during the evening hours. The incident prompted the police and firefighters to close off a portion of the roadway for an extended time.
One person involved in the crash was injured. EMS rendered aid to the victim before transporting them to an area hospital.
At this time, the police department is investigating the crash.
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. When victims are harmed in accidents because of negligent drivers, they may have legal options available to recover. Should you be harmed in an accident, you must seek the assistance of a knowledgeable car accident lawyer in San Antonio as soon as possible.
San Antonio Personal Injury Lawyers
Providing strong legal representation is something the Packard Law Firm is widely recognized for. Nearly 50-years ago, the firm was established with a commitment toward serving the people in San Antonio and surrounding communities. The Packard family has a longstanding commitment to providing victims injured in accidents with legal guidance they can trust and depend on. San Antonio personal injury lawyer Dan Packard has carried on his father’s legacy by helping victims get justice.
We understand the difficulties that victims face and know how challenging it can be to pursue legal action against wrongdoers with no previous knowledge of the legal system. For this reason, we remain committed to helping our clients understand what is happening every step of the way throughout their entire legal journey. Our lawyers provide only the best and most trusted representation imaginable for our clients to ensure they are able to obtain the outcome they expect for their claims.
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.
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.