San Antonio, TX (November 2, 2021) – One person was left with critical injuries following a motor vehicle accident in San Antonio on Saturday morning, October 30. At around 2:52 a.m., authorities were notified that an accident on Jones Maltsberger Road required assistance.
Reports from authorities show that a suspected drunk driver was traveling through the intersection of Jones Maltsberger Road and Thousand Oaks Drive when they became involved in an accident with a motorcycle and a third vehicle.
The rider sustained severe injuries in the accident. The victim was transported to University Hospital with life-threatening injuries.
The driver of the vehicle was subsequently taken into custody on suspicion of driving while intoxicated. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victim who was injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in Texas
Crashes in Texas leave over 14,500 people with serious injuries every year. Over 25% of these accidents involve drivers who are under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Motorcycle accidents often have more severe consequences for those involved. Each year, more than 400 motorcyclists lose their lives in accidents while countless others are left with serious injuries that require ongoing care. Some of the most common injuries sustained by victims of motorcycle accidents include:
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Burn injuries
- Broken bones
- Back injuries
- Soft tissue (neck) injuries
- Head injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
When motorcyclists sustain injuries in motor vehicle collisions, due to the reckless and negligent actions of other motorists, they may have legal options available to help them recover. Reaching out to a motorcycle accident lawyer in San Antonio as soon as possible can help you get the justice you deserve. If you have been injured as a result of a drunk driver, you may be able to obtain compensation for medical costs, pain and suffering, vehicle repairs, and more. A skilled legal team can help to ensure your legal rights are protected.
San Antonio Motorcycle Accident 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 work to provide each client careful attention and consideration, regardless of whether they have a small or a large case. We always treat each of our clients with dignity, compassion, and respect. Our law firm takes great pride in the fact that we have experienced attorneys in various areas of practice who are all dedicated to delivering consistent and excellent results for cases we handle. Personal injury law is no exception.
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.