Dallas, TX – Female Pedestrian Struck & Killed on I-35 E (US-77)
Dallas, TX (October 18, 2019) – At approximately 9:45 p.m., emergency crews responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on I-35E (US-77).
According to reports, a 52-year-old female pedestrian was walking along the roadway when she was struck by a motor vehicle. The driver of the vehicle pulled over and immediately called for emergency services.
As the woman laid in the road, she was struck by a second motor vehicle. The driver of the second vehicle fled the scene without stopping to render aid.
The female sustained fatal injuries in the collision and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost her life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Texas
Every year, over 600 pedestrians lose their lives in collisions across our state. Walking at night time makes it more difficult for drivers sharing the roadway to see pedestrians. Sadly, many of these incidents occur due to the negligent acts of others. When pedestrians are killed in collisions, due to the negligent acts of others, it is crucial that their families contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
For over two decades, Texas pedestrian accident attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have helped numerous families collect the maximum amount of compensation available for their injuries. Our team works diligently to ensure families are able to cover the costs of funeral arrangements, pain and suffering, and various other damages resulting from the fatal collision of a loved one. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Dallas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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