Austin, TX (December 30, 2023) – A motor vehicle accident was reported in Austin on Friday morning and ended with injuries. Calls for help came in at around 11:50 a.m. on December 29.
According to local law enforcement reports, a vehicle collision occurred on the 3700 block of South Mopac Expressway. The incident blocked several lanes of travel, causing delays throughout the area. The Austin Travis County EMS responded to the scene to care for the injured parties. One adult victim was injured in the crash and had to be rushed to St. David’s South Austin Medical Center for emergency treatment. The accident is currently under investigation.
We hope the injured victim recovers quickly.
Car Accidents in Texas
Approximately every two minutes, at least one person is injured as a result of an automobile accident in the state of Texas. There are countless instances where these accidents are a result of negligence. Common factors in automobile accidents across our state include:
- Driving under the influence
- Cell phone use
- Improper lane changes
- Reckless driving
Unfortunately, any reckless or negligent action can lead to a serious accident that ends in injuries. If you have been injured as a result of a crash, you may be able to take legal action.
Am I Required to Hire a Personal Injury Attorney?
Individuals injured in personal injury accidents across Texas are not legally obligated to secure the services of an attorney. However, opting for legal representation can offer numerous advantages to victims who have suffered injuries through no fault of their own.
Attorneys possess an extensive knowledge of the legal framework surrounding personal injury claims in Texas and are often well-versed in strategies employed by insurance companies to evade compensation. Equipped with this knowledge, you can gain an upper hand when seeking accountability for negligent parties, ultimately ensuring maximum recoveries following the accident.
Get Legal Help Now
The Law Offices of Troy A. Brookover is dedicated to helping those who have been injured due to the negligence of others. Our team understands how difficult it can be to recover from a motor vehicle accident, and we are here to fight for your rights and provide you with peace of mind during this challenging time. We take the time to get to know each client personally, prepare them for what’s ahead, and keep them informed every step of the way. With our experience and dedication on your side, you can trust that we will work tirelessly to get you the compensation you deserve. Don’t hesitate to contact us today at (210) 226-2000 for a free consultation and let us help you seek justice.
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