San Antonio, TX (January 18, 2022) – An accident reported early Tuesday morning in the San Antonio area claimed one woman’s life. At around 3:30 a.m., on January 18, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at a crash on US Highway 90.
Reports from local authorities show that a female pedestrian was traveling east on US Highway 90 when she was struck by a vehicle near West Military Drive.
The woman suffered severe injuries in the accident. Emergency crews rushed to the scene to render aid to the victim. However, she was pronounced deceased on-site.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the woman who lost her life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Pedestrian accidents in Texas claim the lives of more than 700 people each year. These accidents are often preventable. However, we see a significant number of people harmed as a result of driver negligence. Many people enter roadways while distracted, impaired, or speeding. These and other reckless actions place the lives of other people traveling nearby at risk.
After enduring the loss of a loved one, most families struggle to move forward. Overcoming the mental and emotional pain and suffering seem nearly impossible. Dealing with the financial burdens resulting from the accident can seem almost insulting. Families should never be forced to cover towering financial burdens they face due to the negligence of another driver. If you have lost a loved one in a pedestrian accident, our San Antonio wrongful death attorneys can fight to make sure your family gets justice.
San Antonio Wrongful Death Lawyers
Our San Antonio pedestrian accident lawyers at Packard Law Firm are committed to helping your family during your time of need. The loss of a loved one is one of the most tragic things we will ever have to deal with. We understand that taking legal action may be the last thing on your mind. For this reason, our team will take all of the legal work off of your hands. Our team believes that grieving families should never be forced to spend tens of thousands of dollars on medical expenses, funeral costs, and other financial burdens due to the negligence of another person.
We are committed to helping you collect compensation to cover these and other expenses you face throughout the grieving process and beyond. Our team will not only fight to protect your legal rights, but we will advocate on your behalf to ensure your best interests are represented throughout the entire legal process. If your loved one has lost their life in an accident, do not wait to get justice. Contact our Texas personal injury law firm at your earliest convenience to meet with our team to see how we can help you. Call (210) 340-8877 to schedule a free, no-obligation case evaluation to get started today.
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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.