San Antonio, TX (March 23, 2022) – A traffic-related incident reported in Downtown San Antonio ended in injuries, according to the San Antonio Police Department. At around 5:15 p.m., on March 22, calls for assistance came in surrounding an auto wreck on Interstate 37.
Reports provided by SAPD show that a collision between vehicles blocked the southbound side of Interstate 37 in the area of Carolina Street during the evening hours. The incident caused some delays throughout the area as emergency crews worked to clear the scene.
Medical personnel responded to the crash to render aid to victims and transport those in need of further care to area hospitals. The cause of the crash remains under investigation at this time.
Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Car Accidents in Texas
According to statistics, more than 205,000 people were involved in motor vehicle accidents in the state of Texas. When vehicles follow too closely, they run the risk of not being able to stop in time to avoid a collision. Rear-end collisions account for around 29% of total collisions every year in the United States. In San Antonio, we see countless people suffer back and neck injuries, broken bones, and other severe injuries in these collisions.
When victims are injured in accidents, they often have to go through emergency medical care. Depending on the type and severity of the injuries, victims may have to go through long-term care and spend months off work to recover. When victims are harmed in accidents because of negligent drivers, they may have legal options available to recover.
When victims are hurt in collisions, they should seek the assistance of a car accident lawyer in San Antonio as soon as possible. In some cases, victims may have legal options available to help them move forward and hold negligent parties accountable for their actions. 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
Our San Antonio personal injury lawyers at Packard Law Firm provide each client 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 an accident, you must act quickly to seek legal guidance to ensure you are in the best position possible to recover. Contact our Texas personal injury law firm by calling (210) 340-8877. Our team can meet with you to discuss your case and all of the legal options available to help you recover.
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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.