Austin, TX (December 21, 2023) – A motor vehicle accident reported in the Austin area sent at least one person to a local hospital with injuries. Calls for help came in at around 6:20 a.m. on December 20.
According to reports from the Austin Police Department, a collision between vehicles occurred in the 7800 block of Farm to Market Road 620. The accident prompted authorities to close down the roadway between Vista Parke Drive and Wilson Parke Avenue. Emergency crews remained at the scene for an extended while working to remove the involved vehicles. Emergency medical services responded to care for the injured victims. Those who required further medical attention were transported to local hospitals. At this time, the Austin Police Department is investigating.
We hope those harmed in this accident recover quickly.
Car Accidents in Texas
In 2022, 18,880 people were hospitalized with serious injuries as a result of motor vehicle accidents that occurred in our state. Far too often, innocent people are hurt as a result of reckless and negligent drivers. Leading factors in many of the accidents that take place across our state include:
- Reckless driving
- Weather conditions
- Drunk driving
- Passing stop signs
- Distracted driving
- Running red lights
After being hurt in a car crash, you have the ability to file a personal injury claim against the responsible party.
What Damages Can I Request?
A personal injury claim can provide you with financial relief for various damages that you face now and in the future as a result of your accident. Depending on the circumstances surrounding your accident, you have the ability to request compensation for:
- Lost wages
- Property damage
- Medical expenses
- Emotional distress
- Loss of consortium
- Pain and suffering
- Punitive damages
To provide yourself with the best chance of protecting your rights and maximizing the compensation you recover, it is in your best interest to seek legal representation from a dedicated car accident lawyer as soon as possible.
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At The Law Offices of Troy A. Brookover, we are dedicated to fighting for justice on behalf of our clients who have been unfairly injured. With over 30 years of experience and a legacy of powerful courtroom performances, our team is committed to securing the best possible outcomes for our clients. We prioritize your rights and will do everything in our power to ensure that you receive the financial support necessary for your recovery.
Our personal injury lawyers in San Antonio will guide you through every step with compassion and expertise, allowing you to focus on healing while we take care of everything else. Reach out to our compassionate personal injury lawyers today by calling (210) 226-2000, and let us help you move forward toward justice.
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Disclaimer: This post is purely informational and does not serve as a call for business. The information presented here should not be interpreted as legal or medical counsel. Additionally, the accompanying photograph is illustrative and was not captured at the actual site of the incident.