San Antonio, TX (December 31, 2023) – A major motor vehicle accident reported on the Southwest side of San Antonio ended in injuries. The crash was reported to law enforcement on Thursday morning, December 28.
According to local law enforcement, a collision involving an unknown number of vehicles took place on the northbound side of Loop 410. The incident prompted authorities to close off multiple lanes of the roadway near Pearsall Road. The Texas Department of Public Safety reported extensive delays in the area as emergency crews worked to remove the involved vehicles area emergency medical services responded to care for those harmed. Injured victims were transported to local hospitals for emergency care. At this time, the circumstances surrounding the accident are being investigated.
Our thoughts go out to those harmed as a result of this vehicle collision.
Car Accidents in Texas
Texas car accidents are entirely devastating. Every year, these accidents send tens of thousands of victims to area hospitals for emergency medical care. It is all too common to see victims left permanently disabled after being harmed in accidents.
As if dealing with the physical and emotional impacts of collisions were not enough, many people face significant financial burdens as well. After being harmed in a crash, victims have the opportunity to file personal injury claims against those responsible. This type of legal action can help to hold the negligent party accountable for their actions and help injured victims recover financial compensation for their medical costs, lost earnings, and more.
Common Causes of Car Accidents
In order to recover compensation, you must be able to prove that another person’s actions caused the crash to occur. There are several acts of negligence that lead to car crashes take place across Texas. Leading factors include:
- Distracted driving: One of the leading causes of car accidents in Texas is distracted driving. Whether a person is texting, talking on the phone, eating, or even daydreaming behind the wheel, taking their focus off the road for just a few seconds can have catastrophic consequences.
- Drunk driving: Despite countless awareness campaigns and stricter laws, drunk driving continues to be a major cause of car accidents in Texas. Alcohol impairs judgment and slows down reaction times, making it extremely dangerous for both drivers and innocent bystanders.
- Speeding: Excessive speed not only increases your chances of losing control but also reduces your reaction time if something unexpected happens on the road.
If you have been hurt as a result of a car crash, you must reach out to a car accident lawyer in Texas right away. You may have legal options available.
Let Our Team Help
When it comes to choosing the right attorney after a serious accident, trust is crucial. At The Law Offices of Troy A. Brookover, we value your trust and understand the importance of this decision. Our experienced team is dedicated to advocating for your rights and fighting for the best possible outcome in your case. With our track record of successful results and commitment to working on a contingency fee basis, we are confident that we can provide you with top-notch legal representation during this difficult time. Don’t hesitate to contact us at (210) 226-2000 for a free consultation, and let our dedicated legal advocates help you get the justice and compensation you deserve.
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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.