Austin, TX (November 17, 2023) – A motor vehicle accident was reported in the Austin area that ended in injuries. At around 11:50 a.m. on November 15, officers with the Austin Police Department were called to the scene of the crash to provide assistance.
According to local law enforcement, a collision took place in the area of 2431 Tomanet Trail. Authorities arrived at the scene and located a blue sedan and multiple other vehicles in the middle of the roadway. The blue sedan sustained significant front-end damage on the driver’s side.
Emergency crews close off the roadway while providing assistance. Medical personnel with the Austin Travis County Emergency Medical Services responded to care for injured victims and transported those who required further care to local hospitals. The incident is currently being investigated by the police in Austin.
We hope the injured victims recover quickly.
Car Accidents in Texas
Auto accidents can result in devastating injuries for those involved. Unfortunately, statistics from 2022 show that approximately 18,880 people suffered incapacitating injuries as a result of automobile accidents in our state.
Although any type of injury has the potential to cause severe disruptions in a person’s life, we see many individuals forced to deal with overwhelming consequences due to some of the injuries they suffered.
Common Car Crash Injuries
Motor vehicle collisions across Texas are notorious for sending victims to area hospitals with injuries that change their lives forever. Some of the most common injuries reported in car crashes across our state include:
- Spinal cord injuries that result in paralysis
- Whiplash that can result in overwhelming pain, confusion, and stiffness in the neck
- Internal organ injuries that require immediate medical care due to their life-threatening nature
- Severe bone fractures that can ultimately result in the loss of limbs
- Traumatic brain injuries that result in severe disabilities and overwhelming pain
Unfortunately, many victims involved in vehicle collisions across our state are forced to go through extensive medical treatment. Even though there are so many treatment options available, there is no guarantee that they are going to fully heal. Day after day, we see innocent people left permanently disabled as a result of their accidents.
If you have been injured as a result of a motor vehicle collision, you may have legal options available to help. Seeking the assistance of an Austin car accident lawyer can help you pursue a claim for compensation. An attorney will provide you with the best chance of protecting your rights and maximizing your recovery.
Contact Our Personal Injury Law Firm Today
After being involved in a car accident, it is only right that you are able to get justice. Our dedicated Texas car accident lawyers at The Law Offices of Troy A. Brookover are committed to seeing that you are able to do just that. We completely understand how difficult it can be to deal with painful physical and emotional injuries. For this reason, we will do everything in our power to ensure you are able to hold the negligent party accountable and get the compensation you deserve.
Following your accident, we encourage you to reach out to our Texas personal injury law firm by calling 210-226-2000. Our lawyers can meet with you for a free consultation to discuss your options. Do not delay. Contact our team now to get started.
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