Fort Worth, TX – Crash On Highway 287 Results In Fatality
Fort Worth, TX (June 11, 2019) – On June 10, Fort Worth Engine 22, MedStar, and multiple police officers from the Fort Worth Police Department responded to the scene of a pedestrian accident on Highway 287 near Village Creek Road.
According to reports, officers received reports that a male victim was struck by a vehicle. Crews responded to the scene of the accident to find a deceased person lying in the roadway. The victim was involved was struck by at least five vehicles in the roadway. The driver of the first vehicle remained at the scene of the incident.
The incident remains under investigation at this time.
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.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
As the drive for individuals to take control of their health continues, we are seeing a major increase in the number of pedestrians. Sadly, these individuals are not protected from dangers on Texas roads. Every year, more than 600 pedestrians lose their lives in motor vehicle accidents across our state.
When pedestrians are killed in accidents caused by the negligent acts of others, it is imperative for surviving relatives to contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible. Families may be entitled to restitution to cover the costs for funeral arrangements and various other damages incurred from their accidents.
The Benton Law Firm’s pedestrian accident attorneys in Texas have over twenty years of combined experience helping Texans get the justice and compensation they deserve. Although we understand it is difficult for families to decide whether they should file legal claims against those at fault, we firmly believe families deserve to recover from the wrongful death of a loved one. Contact our Law firm today at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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