Written by: The Benton Law Firm Last Updated : June 14, 2022

Copperfield, TX – Bicyclist Killed In Crash On FM 529

Copperfield, TX (June 11, 2019) – On June 8, police and emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on FM 529, just west of Texas 6.

According to reports, a bicyclist was crossing FM 529 when he was struck by a white Dodge Ram 2500 heading east along the roadway.

The bicyclist was severely injured in the collision and airlifted to Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center for treatment. Authorities confirmed that the bicyclist succumbed to their injuries.

The driver of the Dodge, who was identified as Dewayne Arkadie, was arrested and charged for driving under the influence.

We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Bicycle Accidents In Texas

With warmer weather coming around, we are seeing an increase in the number of bicyclists out across our state. Unfortunately, these individuals are at a major risk of being injured in motor vehicle accidents. Sadly, countless bicyclists lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents across Texas annually. When victims lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents, it is crucial for surviving family members to contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.

Texas bicycle accident attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have extensive experience helping victims and their families get the justice they deserve. Over the years, our knowledgeable personal injury attorneys in Texas have helped thousands of Texans hold at-fault drivers accountable for their actions. If your loved one died in a crash caused by the negligent acts of others, contact our Law office at (214) 219-4878 to get help now.

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Disclaimer: The intent of this post is to provide general information to our readers and to help improve the safety and quality of life of those who live in our state. At the Benton Law Firm, we intend to honor those who are victimized in accidents across Texas. We aim to provide up to date information to the public surrounding these incidents in hopes of helping others to avoid becoming victims themselves or to know how to respond should a tragedy occur. Do not rely on any information within this post. Instead, seek further assistance from a legal or medical professional whenever necessary.

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